IBM CEO Criticizes Big Internet Platforms for Mishandling Customers' Data

‘The genesis of the trust crisis is the irresponsible handling of personal data by a few dominant consumer-facing platforms,’ Ginni Rometty said. Photo: Michael Short/Bloomberg News By Daniel Michaels Daniel Michaels The Wall Street Journal Biography Updated Nov. 26, 2018 3:31 pm ET

BRUSSELS— International Business Machines Corp. Chief Executive Ginni Rometty attacked big internet platforms for mishandling customers’ data and endorsed some European Union efforts to police the web, the latest technology chief to call out fellow companies in the debate over privacy regulation.

Ms. Rometty’s comments in the EU’s capital sought to distinguish IBM, which serves business customers, from mass-market tech companies such as Facebook

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