Since 2015 Marit Hansen is the Data Protection Commissioner of Land
Schleswig-Holstein and Chief of Unabhängiges Landeszentrum für
Datenschutz (ULD; in English: Independent Centre for Privacy
Protection). Before being appointed Data Protection Commissioner, she
was Deputy Commissioner for seven years. Within ULD she established the
"Privacy Technology Projects” Division and the “Innovation Centre
Privacy & Security”. Since her diploma in computer science in 1995 she
has been working on privacy and security aspects. Her focus is “data
protection by design” and “data protection by default” from both the
technical and the legal perspectives.
Meike Kamp studied law in Göttingen, Hannover and Stockholm.