Catharina is an Associate working in the German Data & Data Protection Group and assists several clients across industries with implementing and complying with the GDPR. In particular, she developed a data protection impact assessment with an automated risk assessment helping clients meet their GDPR requirements with an efficient solution. Advising on intragroup and international data transfers, cross-border compliance projects, crisis management of privacy violations, data breaches and cyber-attacks, her work is characterised by the increasing digitalisation. By doing so, she legally secures and enhances the usability of the value “data”.
During her time at Allen & Overy Catharina was seconded for 4 months to a client in the insurance industry and 6 months to our data privacy team in London. Catharina regularly speaks on data privacy topics at conferences and at a master program at a German university.