GBQ today announced a partnership with OneTrust, the largest and most widely used privacy, security, and data governance technology company, enhancing the firm’s ability to manage and respond to risk while communicating and measuring compliance and governance for its clients.

Doug Davidson, Director of Information Technology Services at GBQ, shares how proper internal controls provide protection and enhance customer confidence: “Assisting clients in managing digital, cyber, and privacy risk requires experience and expertise. Through our partnership with OneTrust, our team can more fully focus on providing solutions that support our clients’ efforts in maintaining business operations while keeping information secure and compliant.”

“As the leader in privacy, security, and data governance technology, OneTrust is proud to partner with GBQ to provide innovative risk management solutions such as OneTrust GRC,” added Blake Brannon, OneTrust CTO. “Together, we will offer GBQ’s customers a complete risk management platform that seamlessly supports everyday business activities while building and improving trust across their organizations.”

GBQ IT Services is one team of builders, breakers, operators, and auditors with access to a consortium of 50 experienced IT, cyber and assurance professionals delivering IT risk, cybersecurity, and productivity solutions. Together, they build value through IT strategy; protect value with information risk and cybersecurity services; measure value and improve productivity with data analytics and process automation; and assure value through IT audit services.

About OneTrust

OneTrust is the #1 fastest-growing company on Inc. 500 and the category-defining enterprise platform to operationalize trust. More than 8,000 customers, including half of the Fortune 500, use OneTrust to make trust a competitive differentiator, implementing central agile workflows across privacy, security, data governance, GRC, third-party risk, ethics and compliance, and ESG programs.

The OneTrust platform is backed by 140 patents and powered by the OneTrust Athena; AI and robotic automation engine, and capabilities include:

  • OneTrust Privacy - Privacy Management Software
  • OneTrust DataDiscovery - AI-Powered Discovery and Classification
  • OneTrust DataGovernance - Data Intelligence Software
  • OneTrust Vendorpedia - Third-Party Risk Exchange
  • OneTrust GRC - Integrated Risk Management Software
  • OneTrust Ethics - Ethics and Compliance Software
  • OneTrust PreferenceChoice - Consent and Preference Management Software
  • OneTrust ESG – Environmental, Social & Governance Software

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About GBQ
At GBQ, our purpose is clear: we empower growth; growth of our people, our communities and our clients’ businesses. A top tax, accounting and consulting firm for 68 years, we’re driven by the outcomes that we know can change the lives of those we work with and for. We’ve learned that this is what matters most to our stakeholders. It is this purpose that drives and inspires us every day. It’s why we exist. Visit GBQ online at, become a fan on Facebook or follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.


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