Dr Frank Schemmel

PCO20 | Frank Schemmel
Head of Privacy (Corporate)

Frank Schemmel is the Head of Privacy (Corporate) at DataGuard and certified data protection officer (TÜV) as well as CIPP/E. As Head of Privacy he leads a team of top-notch privacy professional providing hands-on advice to multinational corporations in all matters of data protection.

He has several years of experience as a Data Protection Specialist and Legal Project Manager at the major law firm, Allen & Overy LLP. His work focused on advising national and international companies and groups on data protection and IT security law (including telemedia and telecommunications law). As a project manager, he was also responsible for the management and coordination of national and international projects in the area of data protection and compliance. After studying law and economics at the University of Augsburg and spending a semester abroad at Kwansei-Gakuin University in Nishinomiya (Japan), he earned his doctorate with a thesis on the topic of "Liability: Burn-out". He bridges the gap between jurisprudential research and practice by lecturing at various universities and regularly publishing in relevant specialist media.


29 Sep 2020

11:00 — 11:30

Interactive Stage

Interactive Roundtable


DPIA in practice – typical hurdles and remedies

  • Dr Frank Schemmel, Head of Privacy (Corporate), DataGuard