My role

I oversee Publicis Groupe’s Global Data Privacy Office, which includes the Groupe's global data privacy program and strategy designed to ensure compliance with applicable data privacy laws worldwide as well as with client requirements. I also serve as the Data Protection Officer for Epsilon and other Publicis Groupe companies in accordance with GDPR.

In my role, I lead Epsilon’s privacy compliance and readiness with policies and laws covering online and offline consumer data. My team of experienced privacy attorneys provide clients with information on how data is processed and collected as part of Epsilon’s solutions to enable clients to make informed decisions around their compliance obligation. As subject matter experts we organize summits, provide point of views and share industry best practices on relevant privacy topics.

My story

I am German qualified attorney with over 20+ years of experience in various industries. I have worked for many years on emerging technologies, policy and global privacy issues, and spoken at privacy and security conferences. I am on the board of directors for Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) and participate in the IAB’s Transparency and Consent Framework Steering Committee and Governance Board.

My philosophy

Privacy is everyone´s responsibility!

My qualifications

Qualified German Attorney at Law
Second German State Examination in Law, Munich
First German State Examination in Law, University Passau
CIPP/E and CIPM privacy certifications