Dr Christian Schroeder is the head of BDO Legal’s IP/IT practice group which closely cooperates in particular with Frank Wißing of BDO AG’s IT Advisory Services. Frank Wißing contributed to this round-table by providing the IT security related answers.
Dr Schroeder has many years of experience advising clients, including US and UK headquartered multinationals on IP, IT issues with a special focus on data protection matters. He also interned with the German Federal Data Protection Commissioner and Electronic Privacy Informational Centre in Washington, D.C.. Dr Schroeder’s PhD-thesis on comparative US-American and German data protection law won a scientific award from the German Institute for Data Protection and Data Security (GDD). He is Scientific Board Member of Germany’s major data protection journal, Zeitschrift für Datenschutz.