Achim Klabunde


European Data Protection Supervisor

Adviser on Technology and Data Protection

Achim Klabunde is the Advisor on Technology and Data Protection to the European Data Protection Supervisor. He provides the elected supervisors with expertise on the impact of existing and emerging technologies on the fundamental rights of individuals. Achim graduated from Bonn University in computer science. His experience covers software projects in the private sector as well as technology policy and regulation in the public sector. His work at the EDPS focuses on the interaction between data protection and privacy rights and technological development.


Contributions by Achim Klabunde

  • Data Protection by Design: From Zero to Hero
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2019
  • The Regulators View: Engineering Mitigation Efforts
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy Engineering Section Forum 2018
  • Navigating Government Access to Private Data
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2017
  • Who Is Paying the Price? Data Security Challenges to Workforce Privacy
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2015