Peter Katko, CIPP/E



Partner and Global Digital Law Leader

Peter Katko, Global Digital Law Leader. In this role, Peter is leading a global team of more than 130 IP/IT lawyers. He specializes on data privacy law and is acting as external data privacy officer for major clients. In his projects his goal is to combine legal expertise as well as operational implementation of privacy frameworks. He has more than 20 years’ experience in the field of IT, intellectual property and data privacy law.

He started his career with the Bavaria government as expert for media policy. Following that, he worked for Roland Berger Strategy Consultants and then headed the German IP/IT law practice of a US law firm. Peter has worked with several clients in the tech, telco, automotive, consumer products, pharma and financial services industries.

Peter earned his PhD degree at the Max-Planck-Institute for Innovation and Competition in Munich.


Contributions by Peter Katko

  • Connected Cars and Privacy: A False or Real Dichotomy?
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2014
  • Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Congress 2013