Angela is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E), a Greek qualified Attorney and a PhD candidate. Angela has a strong legal and regulatory compliance background in financial and life sciences industry. She is keen on providing a variety of privacy consulting services to pharmaceutical, healthcare, consulting, educational and legal sectors on designing, developing, implementing and maintaining global privacy programs to come up with data protection challenges in EU and abroad. Acting as the Deputy Data Protection Officer for a pharmaceutical company with multinational exposure as well as the DPO for a US based biotechnology company and a law firm in EU, Angela ensures compliance with data protection requirements in various jurisdictions.
Among others, Angela provides strategic privacy compliance solutions to organizations including proposal of remediation action plans; online compliance; third party risk management; guidance on data protection impact assessments etc. Moreover, Angela specializes in providing guidance for step by step compliance with data protection requirements from legal and regulatory perspective in terms of a clinical study. In particular, she drafts, reviews and negotiates privacy related documentation at the clinical and preclinical stage (advice on Study Protocols; SOPs; Policies, CTAs, ICFs etc.).
Finally, Angela gives back to the privacy industry as an instructor for GDPR and privacy training programs preparing wannabe Data Protection Officers for their new role and their tasks.