Michael Kaiser


Hesse Data Protection Authority


Michael Kaiser is Head of department at the Hessian Data Protection Commissioner since 2012. He is responsible for the supervision of savings banks, credit institutes, credit bureaus, debt collection, trade, craft, industry and associations.

After the second state law exam, Michael Kaiser worked as a corporate lawyer in the legal department of Aareal Bank AG from 1993 to 2000. His responsibilities included IT law and the law of payment transactions. He headed the legal department of Aareon AG, which mainly provides IT services to the housing industry and credit institutions from 2000.


Contributions by Michael Kaiser

  • The Regulators' View
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: France 2020
  • The Regulators' View
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive France 2019
  • Enforcement and Consultation in the GDPR Era
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2018