Daniela Fábián Masoch, CIPP/E, CIPM, FIP


Fabian Privacy Legal

Founder, Managing Director

Daniela Fábián Masoch is the founder and executive director of FABIAN PRIVACY LEGAL GmbH, a law firm specialising in international, European and Swiss data privacy laws, governance, legal compliance, risk management and program implementation. Daniela has over 25 years of legal and practical experience in data protection and related matters. She advises multinational companies in a variety of sectors, including pharma, biotech, technology, transportation, finance, insurance and chemical companies in assessing, building and implementing privacy strategies, governance models and global privacy programs, with a particular focus on the EU General Data Protection Regulation. 

Before commencing her own business in 2015, Daniela held various positions at Novartis, including the position of Global Head Data Privacy with the responsibility for setting the Group privacy strategic direction and for building, implementing and overseeing the global privacy function and group-wide privacy compliance program, including Binding Corporate Rules.
Daniela is an attorney at law, admitted to the bar in Switzerland, and Certified Privacy Professional CIPP/E with over 25 years practical experience in data protection and related matters. She is a frequent speaker at conferences and member of various associations: Member of the European Advisory Board of IAPP and past Co-chair of the IAPP KnowledgeNet Switzerland,  founder and chair of a Privacy Expert Roundtable (Life Sciences) in Switzerland; Member of the Board of CyAN: Cybersecurity and Cybercrime Advisor Network and fellow at CIPL: Centre for Information Policy Leadership.


Contributions by Daniela Fábián Masoch

  • Why BCRs Are More Than Just a Transfer Mechanism
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2019
  • Mastering Data Subject Requests
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: UK 2019
  • Enigma Variations
    Moderator at IAPP Europe Data Protection Intensive 2017
  • Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Congress 2012
  • Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Congress 2013