With more than a decade of experience, Alex helps clients develop privacy strategies for digital transformations, industrial IoT, telematics, Big Data, commercial and marketing programs, and data analytics. Alex has particular experience assisting clients with structuring their approach to data privacy in specialized areas such as health-tech, agro-tech and ad-tech. Clients praise Alex for his pragmatism and ability to devise practical privacy solutions for complex business efforts and initiatives.

In addition, Alex is often called upon to head crisis management teams for clients facing investigations by data protection authorities, responding to cybersecurity incidents, or in privacy litigation. Alex was also one of the first in Europe to help companies set up Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs) and has developed a longstanding and proven track record in assisting companies to obtain regulatory approval for the BCRs since.

Alex received an LL.M. from Columbia University and a postgraduate degree in ICT law from the University of Nijmegen. He earned his undergraduate and Master’s degree in Law from the University of Amsterdam. He is a frequent speaker at international data privacy conferences, including IAPP, and is a guest lecturer at the Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society of Tilburg University, and at the University of Amsterdam.

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