Alain Herrmann is working at the Commission National pour la Protection des Données (CNPD) of Luxembourg, the Data Protection Authority, since 2012. He is the head of the compliance department that includes the certification, the code of conducts and the data protection impact assessment units. Previously he was the head of the data breach unit and acted as a technology expert. Alain is the representative for the authority in the ‘Technology’ experts group and in the ‘Compliance, eGov and health’ experts group of the European Data Protection Board.
Alain has previously held several IT and information security related positions in the private sector. Alain earned a Master degree in Information Systems Security Management from the University of Luxembourg.