Cynthia McNerney

Head of Data Acquisition and Provisioning

Cynthia joined the SAIL Databank team in 2010. She is responsible for all aspects of governance and management of data coming into SAIL from external organisations, both in relation to managing existing data held by SAIL and negotiating new datasets to be shared. She leads on agreeing the conditions under which the data is to be held and shared, preparing and signing off appropriate Data Sharing Agreements (DSAs), and ensuring the resulting data is held and shared in accordance with the terms of their DSA She supports and manages existing relationships with a wide range of organisations who share their data as well as actively initiating new relationships. Cynthia is also responsible for SAIL’s Information Governance Review process.