Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg leans in to meet with EU digital chief

By: Bloomberg |
Published: April 16, 2018 9:25:57 pm

Mark Zuckerberg has been called to appear in the European Parliament to explain how Facebook data of as many as 2.7 million Europeans could have been passed to Cambridge Analytica. (Image Source: Bloomberg)

Under-fire Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg is set to meet with one of the European Union’s leading regulators as the furor over a data privacy scandal shows no signs of abating. Zuckerberg – who faces a clamor to answer for how masses of Facebook users’ private information fell into the hands of British consulting firm Cambridge Analytica – is scheduled to see European Commission Vice-President Andrus Ansip during a two-day trip to San Francisco starting Tuesday, the EU authority said in a statement.

While the two men have met informally before – with Ansip…

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