Verena Grentzenberg is partner in the Hamburg office of DLA Piper. She has over thirteen years of experience advising national and international companies on all aspects of data protection law and information technology. Her clients belong to various sectors, namely media, retail businesses, direct marketing, automotive and financial services. Verena focuses on advising new business models (especially in the online sector, including social media) and regularly provides advice regarding online marketing, big data projects and AI. She assists with global transfers of employee and customer data, CRM projects, cloud computing solutions and other contractual arrangements with service providers. Since 2016 she has carried out numerous GDPR compliance programs for various clients and regularly represents clients in in dealings with data protection authorities.