Legal Advisor at VDE e.V. in Frankfurt (Main), CERT@VDE
Member of the Board of the European Academy for Freedom of Information and Data Protection (EAID) in Berlin. Legal Advisor at VDE e.V. in Frankfurt (Main), CERT@VDE. Managing Director of Certavo GmbH – international compliance management. Visiting Professor at Riga Graduate School of Law, Latvia, and e-resident of the Republic of Estonia. Personal membership in the German Federal Association for IT Security TeleTrusT, member of the Presidium Working Group on Data Protection and IT Security of the German Informatics Society (GI) and member of the Critical Infrastructures Working Group (AG KRITIS). Author of numerous publications on cybersecurity and data protection. Publisher of the Legal Handbook Cybersecurity, published by Beck, Munich, and publisher of the academic journal International Cybersecurity Law Review (ICLR) by Springer. Guest researcher and teaching activities in Tokyo, Moscow, Nice, Dar es Salaam, Porto Alegre, Jerusalem, Beijing, Hongkong and Los Angeles. Numerous consulting and expert opinion activities, including the Max-Planck-Society, the Austrian Academy of Sciences, the German Corporation for International Cooperation, the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), the German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy, the Federal Ministry of Justice, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the Federal Ministry of Health, the Federal Ministry of Finance and the Federal Ministry of Defence.