Frank is Deputy Managing Director at Selbstregulierung Informationswirtschaft (SRIW), particularly coordinating and managing audit and compliance activities, as well as Head of Monitoring and Auditing, Legal Affairs at SCOPE Europe, a subsidiary of SRIW. He constantly contributes to expert and stakeholder groups. He has in-depth knowledge within IT and Media Law with Data Protection as field of expertise. He passed both State Exams, strongly focusing on Information and Communication Law (first State Exam), deepening his expertise by choosing Media and Copyright Law as area of focus for his second State Exam. He also holds a related Master of Laws Degree and passed the theoretical part for Professional Lawyers in that area. He is certified Data Protection Officer and Data Protection Auditor, and independent, registered lawyer. Before being with SRIW/SCOPE Europe, he gained experience from different perspectives, incl. international law firms, IT companies and data protection supervisory authorities.