Cornelis Smoor, CIPP/E, CIPM



Legal Counsel and Privacy Officer, Continental Europe and Africa

Niels is Legal Counsel and Privacy Officer for Cunningham Lindsey in Europe.


Right people, Right place, Right time


Cunningham Lindsey is a global loss adjusting, claims management and risk solutions firm with a 100 year track record in 60+ countries, with 600+ offices and 6000+ people.


Global team of cyber experts and the Dutch Cyber Incident Hub


Cunningham Lindsey has the largest global team of cyber experts of any adjusting company in the world, dealing with cyber incidents. Their Technology and Cyber Adjusters are supported by Legal, Forensic ICT and FAS Global, their team of forensic accountants who specialise in the quantification of business interruption and financial losses following cyber events.


Niels is part of the Dutch Cyber Incident Hub due to his expertise in privacy law. Cunningham Lindsey Netherlands also offers preventative services designed to reduce the likelihood, and impact of a cyber-attack.


Privacy Officer


The CL Governance teams in Europe, that work with the Cunningham Lindsey Global Information Security Programme, are led by Niels to keep your data secure. As privacy officer he is involved in all aspects of data protection and conducts research on a daily basis.




Next to his fulltime position Niels is a partner in a small legal consultancy firm, founded an organisation for free legal aid, gives guest-lectures on various legal topics and does interviews and DJ-work for local radio stations.



Contributions by Cornelis Smoor