Guido Hansch, CIPP/E



Global Privacy Officer

Guido Hansch, LL.M. (Glasgow), Global Privacy Officer & Head of Data Protection at BIRKENSTOCK Group, a globally operating footwear brand with around 5000 employees worldwide. Guido is a certified information technology law specialist and certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E). He oversees the group-wide privacy policies & strategy and supervises the worldwide (EMEA/ASIA/USA) BIRKENSTOCK privacy program. 

He also represents several companies within the BIRKENSTOCK group across Europe as formally appointed data protection officer.

Guido regularly speaks at national and international privacy conferences and is author of numerous articles on data protection and information security. Guido is currently working on a legal handbook on corporate data protection compliance, which is to be published at the end of 2020.


Contributions by Guido Hansch

  • Anfragen betroffener Personen effizient beantworten
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: Deutschland 2020 - Cancelled
  • Member of Education Advisory Board 2020 - 2021
  • Im Gespräch mit deutschen Datenschutzbeauftragten
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: Deutschland 2019
  • Die Stellung des DSB in der Organisation
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: Deutschland 2018
  • Member of European Advisory Board 2018 - 2019