Meet the Team

Our team of GDPR consultants and privacy/technology experts can help you with many different GDPR & privacy challenges at hand, in particular in the technology space. Meet our individual consultants below.

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GDPR Consultants

Our GDPR consultants have extensive experience in data protection, privacy, security, and compliance projects. We have several highly recognized certifications in GDPR and have worked on projects with SMEs, large corporations, startups, and NGOs. Our consultants are regularly trained and (re)certified to keep up with the latest standards and developments. Our team has a unique combination of skills and experience ranging from legal and technology to training, quality/process management and C-level leadership, ready to support with all situations at hand. When engaging with us as consultants, we will assemble the best suitable team to work with your organization, mixing the right skill-sets and relevant client experience so that you benefit from our previous relevant learning.

We are based in Berlin, Germany but have taken on engagements world wide. Both in-person and through video conference and phone calls.

We have native/fluent speakers of English, French, German, Dutch, Spanish, Turkish and Italian on the team.

In addition to our core team, we work with project based GDPR and technology consultants for specific requirements and to staff engagements.

Communicating seamlessly with our diverse language expertise.

Core Team

Silvan Jongerius

Managing Partner

With a wealth of experience in privacy and data protection, entrepreneurship, information technology, security and c-level corporate management, Silvan founded TechGDPR in 2018.

Alex Carroll

Consulting Manager

Alex Carroll is leading the consulting team at TechGDPR and is TüV Certified Data Protection Officer (Datenschutzbeauftragter), Quality Management Officer (Qualitätsbeauftragter) and holds IAPP CIPP/e and CIPM certifications.

Kezia Vilawa

Data Protection Analyst

LL.B (Bachelor’s of Law) | LL.M International Studies in Intellectual Property Law | Associate, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK.

Edda Pernice

Data Protection Analyst

LL.M International Technology Law | CIPP/E certified

Christian Grafenauer

Privacy Engineer

Christian Grafenauer is privacy engineer and anonymization expert at TechGDPR, supporting with technical compliance, blockchain and AI and in particular anonymity assessments.

Edip Han Okyay

Business Development

Qualified lawyer and business development specialist at TechGDPR.

Ash Costello

Privacy & Blockchain Lawyer

Ash Costello is a Privacy Attorney who advises on privacy matters in Europe and the USA including GDPR and CCPA, specialising in privacy in blockchain.

Olga Vasylyk

Freelance Editor

Creator and editor of TechGDPR’s weekly Digest. Postgraduate masters Diploma in Data Protection, Digital law and Management. Olga previously was a broadcast journalist in Ukraine and France specializing in international affairs.

Virginia Garcia Narváez

Team Assistant

Certified Team Assistant and Office Manager | Master in History specialized in Cultural Sciences and Old History | Events planner | Recruiter and Trainer for Receptionists and Community Managers

Our Certifications

IAPP Certified Information Privacy Professional Europe
IAPP Certified Information Privacy Manager
IAPP Certified Information Privacy Technologist
IAPP Fellow of Intormation Privacy

TüV Datenschutzbeauftragter

We regularly undergo training and (re)certification, and keep our certifications (for example from TüV or IAPP) in good standing to ensure we meet the highest quality requirements. New qualifications are added on an ongoing base, and may not always be directly reflected on this page.

We are continuously looking for new talent to join our team. If you are interested, have a look at our open jobs and internship opportunities.

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