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Data Privacy & Information Security

Explore how our “Privacy-as-a-Service" and "InfoSec-as-a-Service" solutions can help your business.

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Tailored support.

Certified industry experts

Our in-house specialists are always just a click or call away, offering your business tailored support and maximum flexibility.

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Efficient. Intuitive. Secure.

Digital web platform

Digitise privacy and information security processes in our platform, which acts as a single source of truth for your entire company.

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A turnkey solution for your business.

One-stop-shop for your compliance

With our combination of human expertise and digital technology, our privacy and infosec solution offers permanent peace of mind and the freedom to refocus on your business goals.

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Join over 2000 companies who have their compliance firmly under control.

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Personalised support

Solve any privacy or information security challenge thanks to tailored, reliable support from your dedicated expert.

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Maximise efficiency

Our user-friendly web platform acts as your single source of truth and automates time-consuming tasks.

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Industry-specific advice

Your dedicated DataGuard contact has access to the unmatched expertise of over 100 industry-specific specialists to leverage their knowledge for you.

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Work at your own pace

Implement your compliance goals at your own speed whilst our team supports you every step of the way.

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Instant start

Need to get started without delay? Both, our team and our platform are ready and waiting, with no complex set-up or lengthy onboarding processes required.

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Measurable value

Drive projects forward efficiently, budget with confidence, and enjoy long-term value thanks to our time-saving approach.

Innovation is where human expertise and technology meet.

Certified industry experts

We are strong believers in the benefits of technology. But we also know that personalised, pragmatic support from real people is irreplaceable, especially when it comes to compliance. 

Which is why we don’t compromise: in addition to getting access to our web-based platform, you’ll also benefit from the unmatched expertise of over 100 industry-specific privacy specialists, taking care of your specific needs – personally and on eye-level. 

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Nikolaus Angster

Nikolaus AngsterPrivacy Tech Consultant

Privacy & Information Security Specialist

Data Protection Officer (TÜV), ISMS 27001:2013 Foundation (ICO)


  • Management Consulting – Information Security & Privacy at Capgemini Invent
  • Management Consulting – Cybersecurity & Risk at KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft
  • Special Enterprise Risks – Risk Management & Cybersecurity at Munich Re
Sandra Zunabovic

Sandra ZunabovicPrivacy Tech Consultant

Business Informatics

Data Protection Officer (TÜV)


  • Holistic consulting of private and institutional organisations on data protection and information security in accordance with current legislation
  • Conduction of IT security audits
Lucian-Gabriel Burcea

Lucian-Gabriel Burcea Senior Privacy Consultant

privacy expert



  • Data Protection Officer / GDPR Advisor at Moore Kingston Smith LLP
  • Data Privacy Analyst at OneTrust
  • Training in Commercial Dispute Resolution at Rose&Rose Solicitors LLP
Dr. Frank Schemmel

Dr. Frank SchemmelHead of Privacy (Corporate)

Legal expert (PH.D.)

data protection officer (TÜV),


  • Data Protection Specialist and Legal Project Manager at Allen & Overy LLP
  • Expert for labour law at Gleiss Lutz Hootz Hirsch
  • Regular University Lecturer and Publicist on Data Privacy and Compliance
Sonja Middel

Sonja MiddelPrivacy Consultant (SMB)

Privacy & Compliance Specialist

data protection officer (GDDcert. EU & TÜV)


  • Data Protection Coordinator & Office Manager at ADAC FahrtechnikCenter Olpe Gmbh (Germany)
  • Data protection consulting of small and medium sized businesses in industrial, manufacturing and logistics as well as hotel and catering
  • Data protection industry expert for hotel and catering at DataGuard
Patrick Agostini

Patrick AgostiniPrivacy Consultant

legal expert & international business lawyer

Data Protection Officer (tüv)


  • Responsible for the privacy compliant execution of a global project at Philips Lighting in Amsterdam (Netherlands)
  • Assistant to a member of the European Parliament in Brussels (Belgium)
Ander Lozano Zurita

Ander Lozano ZuritaPrivacy Consultant

Legal Expert / LL.B.

Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E)


  • Lawyer for Legal Tech, Corporate and Financial law, advising international clients in Mexico City at Kuri Breña, Sánchez Ugarte y Aznar, S.C. (Mexico)
  • Paralegal at international law firm with focus on insurance law at Nader, Hayaux & Goebel, S.C. in Mexico City (Mexico)
  • Consulting of international companies on the topic of data privacy
  • Research and analysis on international data protection laws in the context of international business expansion
Kyle Tackley

Kyle Tackley Senior Privacy Consultant

Privacy & Information security Specialist

Certified GDPR Practitioner (IBITGQ), CIPP/E (IAPP)


  • Global Data Protection Officer at Alert Logic Inc.
  • Global Data Protection Officer at PCM/Insight Enterprises
  • Designed, implemented, and monitored data protection and privacy programs across large global enterprises
  • Implemented security (ISO 27001) and privacy (ISO 27701) management systems across large enterprises
Dr. Patrick Schweisthal

Dr. Patrick SchweisthalSenior Legal Counsel


Data Protection Officer (TÜV)


  • 25 years of experience as a self-employed Lawyer
  • Data protection consultation of industrial and corporate customers
  • Data protection expert in the public sector
  • Member of the Supervisory Board of Phoenix Solar AG
  • Lawyer at Hottner, Zollner & Partner (German tax consulting company) and at Deutsche Allgemeine Treuhand AG (German auditing company)
Boris Otterbach

Boris OtterbachPrincipal Privacy

legal expert

Data Protection officer (Tüv)


  • Principal Privacy Consultant (SMB) at DataGuard
  • Privacy Consultant at DataGuard
  • Significant role in the development of the DataGuard plattform (especially audit process)
  • Consultation of small and medium-sized businesses on all topics of data protection
  • Legal expert for privacy compliant software development
  • Account Representative at a major financial service provider
Lukas Mehl

Lukas MehlAssociate Privacy Consultant

business lawyer

Data Protection Officer (TÜV)


  • Account Manager in a US-firm’s subsidiary in Ireland
  • Training in the Legal & Compliance Department at one of the global market leaders in high-tech electronics and digital media
  • Studies in the field of Compliance, IT and Data Protection at the University of Applied Sciences in Hof (Germany)
  • Studies with focus on Business and Corporate Law at the University of Applied Sciences in Mainz (Germany)
Tobias Forbes

Tobias ForbesPrivacy Tech Consultant


Data Protection Officer (TÜV)
Information Security Officer &
Auditor (ISO/IEC 27001)


  • Head of Regulatory Advisory at esatus AG
  • Head of Marketing & Sales at esatus AG
  • Head of Board MTP – Marketing zwischen Theorie und Praxis e. V.
  • Various publications and lectures on data protection and IT security
Robert Mäckle

Robert MäckleSenior Data Protection Officer

IT Business Specialist

Lead Auditor & implementer (ISO/IEC 27001),
cisa, cdpse, data protection officer (tüv)


  • Specialist for internal control systems, data protection and information security at WTS Consulting
  • IT Auditor, Data Protection and Information Security Expert at Deloitte
  • Project Assistant in the area of quality management/internal processes in the automotive sector at Megist GmbH
Laurin A. P. Maran

Laurin A. P. MaranSenior Privacy Consultant

Legal expert


  • Consultation of national and international corporations on the topics of data privacy and IT law
  • Data Protection Specialist and Senior Associate at Alix Frank Rechtsanwälte GmbH in Vienna (Austria)
  • Blogger on data protection law
Wojciech Kleta

Wojciech KletaSenior Privacy Consultant

Fully qualified lawyer

Data Protection officer (Tüv)


  • Legal Expert for a compliance project at Deloitte Integrity Services in Berlin (Germany)
  • Legal Expert in multiple law firms with focus on commercial and consumer law
  • Legal Expert in a Polish industrial enterprise
Sophie Sohm

Sophie SohmPrivacy Consultant

legal expert & lawyer (spain)

Data Protection Officer (TÜV)


  • Lawyer for data protection and IT law, advising Spanish companies
  • Advisor for the implementation of the GDPR in the EU Parliament
  • Lawyer for IP and IT law in Barcelona (Spain)
Dr. Hans-Georg Schaefer

Dr. Hans-Georg SchaeferSenior Privacy Consultant

attorney-at-law (ph.d.)

lawyer for data protection law


  • General Legal Counsel at Unit4, with focus on data protection and IT security
  • Lawyer and Partner at Weitnauer Rechtsanwälte
  • Lawyer at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • Trainee Lawyer at Clifford Chance
  • Trainee Lawyer at the Higher Regional Court of Munich
Christian Taube

Christian TaubeTeam Lead Information Security

information security expert

information security officer &
ISMS AUDITOR according to ISO 27001 (ico)


  • Managing Director at LanguageWire München GmbH
  • Chief Solutions Officer at Xplanation NV (Leuven)
  • Co-Founder, Technical Lead and Board Member at Matrix Communications AG
  • Team Lead Technology Solutions at Lionbridge Deutschland GmbH
  • Co-Founder and Account Manager at Atlas GmbH
René Schneider

René SchneiderSenior Privacy Consultant

attorney-at-law & Compliance Officer

Data Protection Officer (TÜV),


  • Legal Director & Senior IP Counsel at Cognizant
  • Head of Legal European Research Center at Huawei
  • Legal Counsel IP, Public & EU Projects at Fraunhofer Gesellschaft
  • Legal Counsel at HSE24 and E-Plus
Marijam Özdemir

Marijam ÖzdemirSenior Legal Consultant

Fully Qualified Lawyer

data protection officer (tüv)


  • Senior Legal Consultant/Senior Privacy Tech Manager
  • Lawyer for data protection at German law firm KINAST Rechtsanwälte
  • Lectures and training courses on the subject of data protection in companies
  • Responsible for the privacy compliant developement of a legal-tech data protection software solution
  • Lawyer for commercial criminal law and administrative law
Nikolaus Angster
Sandra Zunabovic
Lucian-Gabriel Burcea
Dr. Frank Schemmel
Sonja Middel
Patrick Agostini
Ander Lozano Zurita
Kyle Tackley
Dr. Patrick Schweisthal
Boris Otterbach
Lukas Mehl
Tobias Forbes
Robert Mäckle
Laurin A. P. Maran
Wojciech Kleta
Sophie Sohm
Dr. Hans-Georg Schaefer
Christian Taube
René Schneider
Marijam Özdemir


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Industry-specific support, tailored to your needs.

Whatever challenge you’re facing, we have seen and solved it before.


IT & Software

Topics we can help you with: 

  • successfully implementing Privacy by Design & Privacy by Default concepts
  • using data privacy compliant software solutions
  • GDPR-compliant data exchanges with third-party providers, service providers and customers 
  • creating erasure concepts for every tool you use (eg. CRM) 
  • effectively managing compliance requirements of your customers and business partners

Industry & Production

Topics we can support you with: 

  • creating erasure concepts for every tool you use (eg. CRMs) 
  • using tracking and RFID in compliance with data privacy laws 
  • sing tracking and RFID in compliance with data privacy laws 
  • transferring data safely outside of the EU/EEA 
  • creating concepts for the compliant use of Industry 4.0/IoT 

Craft & Construction

Topics we can support you with: 

  • GDPR-compliant GPS tracking of company vehicles
  • collecting and processing tenants’ data compliantly 
  • archiving correspondence correctly
  • making your construction sites compliant (e.g. communication tools, DPAs)
  • transferring data outside of the EU/EEA (e.g. customer communication) 


Topics we can support you with: 

  • establishing GDPR-compliant video surveillance on your premises and storage rooms
  • securing GDPR-compliant data processing by third-party providers and for cashless payments 
  • sending out GDPR-compliant newsletters
  • monitoring employee activity compliantly (e.g. time and attendance recording) 
  • launching your online store (privacy policies, cookie banners, plug-ins, etc) 


Topics we can support you with: 

  • hosting and processing sensitive patient data
  • implementing the GDPR into your everyday practice
  • creating and reviewing new data processing agreements (DPAs)
  • correctly organising and implementing access rights
  • obtaining consents or releases from confidentiality 

Marketing, Advertising, PR

Topics we can support you with: 

  • implementing GDPR-compliant inbound marketing
  • sending out newsletters in compliance with data privacy laws
  • compliantly creating or using photos and videos
  • transferring data safely outside of the EU/EEA
  • confidently using freelancers and external service providers in compliance with GDPR

Logistics & Mobility

Topics we can support you with: 

  • implementing GDPR-compliant GEO/GPS tracking
  • adhering to retention periods and creating erasure concepts for geodata or customer data
  • creating concepts for the privacy compliant use of Industry 4.0/IoT
  • transferring data safely outside of the EU/EEA 
  • forwarding delivery addresses to third parties in a GDPR-compliant and secure way 
  • reading tachographs while adhering to GDPR


Topics we can support you with: 

  • complying with retention requirements
  • responding to data subject requests
  • compliantly collecting and storing banking information (e.g. ID and credit card data)
  • resolving challenges when using online payment services (apps, software)
  • IT and data security, as well as the implementation of ISO 27001
  • compliantly and securely transferring data outside of the EU/EEA (global banking)


Topics we can support you with: 

  • using booking portals in compliance with the GDPR
  • compliantly keeping guest profiles (e.g. allergies, guest wishes)
  • managing COVID requirements securely
  • to create erasure concepts in compliance with deadlines.
  • to compliantly handlcopies of personal identification. 

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Flavio Bertoli, Chief Compliance Officer, Ledvance

“DataGuard has not only supported us in implementing the GDPR throughout our organisation, but is also available to us every day as an external data protection officer.”

Boris Zupančič, Process Tools Manager, NICELABEL

“DataGuard gives us peace of mind and helps us sleep well at night.”

Trust is the foundation of every successful business. Protect the trust towards your organisation long-term – with strong and sustainable compliance processes.

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