What is a DPO and when do I need one?
DPO is the abbreviation for Data Protection Officer. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a European privacy legislation that in some cases requires you to employ a DPO. Below is an overview that helps you determine if you need a DPO.
*Attention: there may be specific rules for your specific sector regarding the appointment of a DPO.
DPO as a Service
DPO as a Service is a service I offer where you can hire me as your DPO for a limited number of hours per week or per month. I will be happy to advise you on the appropriate number of hours based on your needs and compliance level. Of course you ultimately decide how many hours you wish to hire me.
Registering as DPO
If you choose to hire me as your DPO, I can take care of registering myself as your DPO with the Dutch Data Protection Authority.
Benefits of DPO as a Service
Below is an overview of the benefits of hiring a DPO externally versus an internally (employee who is appointed as a DPO).
Disadvantages of hiring an INTERNAL DPO
Benefits of hiring an EXTERNAL DPO
Would you like more information about DPO as a Service?
Please do not hesitate to contact me to request more information or to discuss your DPO needs.