Markus Stamm is a German Rechtsanwalt, working as a Senior Legal Counsel in Nokia Legal & Compliance in Nuremberg. Markus Stamm joined Lucent Technologies in 2001. He specialises in data procurement law, privacy and data protection, telecommunications and telemedia regulation, government-funded research projects, and general contract law. He is a founding member of the Data Privacy Team, a global network of privacy experts. He is a contributor to a major legal commentary and has co-authored a reference book on data protection in Germany. Markus Stamm is the chairman of the Bitkom data protection working group and a member of the advisory board for Stiftung Datenschutz.