Approved certification mechanisms can be a tool for transferring personal data to third countries in the absence of an adequacy decision. The EDPB has now published draft guidelines on this.
Klaus has worked in data protection and data security since 1999 and is a fully qualified lawyer. Formerly a banker, he founded a number of successful companies, including the law firm activeMind.legal in 2016.
Klaus is an appointed auditor of TÜV Hessen for ISO 9001 and ISO 27001 and a certified data protection auditor (DSZ).
Klaus is also a lecturer at the German Chamber of Commerce (IHK), where he provides training for Data Protection Officers.