Peter Eberl


European Commission

Deputy Head of Unit, Cybersecurity and Digital Privacy Policy, DG CONNECT

Peter Eberl is Deputy Head of Unit for Cybersecurity and Digital Privacy Policy in the 
European Commission' DG CONNECT. His unit is, inter alia, in charge of the legislative 
negotiations on the ePrivacy Regulation and the Cybersecurity Act, and the implementation of 
the ePrivacy Directive and the Network and Information Systems Directive (NIS). Prior to his 
current assignment, Peter was Deputy Head of Unit for Electronic Communications Policy. In 
that position he played a pivotal role in the legislation on the European Electronic 
Communications Code (EECC) and on the net neutrality provisions in the Telecoms Single 
Market (TSM) Regulation, as well as in the elaboration of the BEREC net neutrality 
guidelines. Before moving to digital policy, Peter worked in DG Competition as a case 
handler and case manager on mergers and antitrust issues in various sectors, in particular 
media, telecoms, energy, transport and services. 


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