Koen Hostyn

Basic

Angestellt, Data Protection Officer, vlaamse overheid

Brussels, Belgium

About me

Privacy consultant and Data Protection Officer for multiple organizations in the government, health, tech, political, legal, and non-profit sectors. Focus on GDPR-audits, as well as Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA's), Legitimate Interest Assessments (LIA's), Data Transfer Impact Assessments (DTIA´s), Data Subject Access Requests (DSAR´s), handling personal data breaches, and working with Data Protection Authorities (DPA's).

Skills

Data protection management
DPIA
Privacy
GDPR
IT-Consulting
Data Protection
General Data Protection Regulation
Consulting

Timeline

Professional experience for Koen Hostyn

  • Current 2 years and 1 month, since Aug 2020

    Data Protection Officer

    vlaamse overheid

    Act as the Data Protection Officer for the Flemish Agency on Climate and Energy (VEKA), as well as the Agency for higher education, adult education, qualifications and study grants (AHOVOKS) Inform and advise the controller on planned processing activities, including the use of public cloud services for large-scale data platform projects Monitor compliance with the Regulation, including the assignment of responsibilities, awareness-raising, and training of staff, and related audits.

  • Current 3 years, since Sep 2019

    Privacy Consultant

    Privacy for All

    Privacy consultant and Data Protection Officer for multiple organizations in the government, health, tech, political, legal, and non-profit sectors. Focus on GDPR-audits, as well as Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIA), Legitimate Interest Assessments (LIAs), Data Transfer Impact Assessments (DTIA), Data Subject Access Requests (DSAR), handling personal data breaches, and working with Data Protection Authorities (DPA). Multiple clients in Belgium, France, the Netherlands, and the United States.

  • 6 years, Aug 2014 - Jul 2020

    Advisor to the president

    Workers' Party of Belgium (PVDA/PTB)

    Providing advice to the party president, including on matters in relation to the protection of personal data (eg. processing personal data during electoral campaigns).

  • 3 years and 3 months, Jun 2014 - Aug 2017

    Parlaimentary assistant

    The Belgian Cambers of Representatives

    Providing advice to elected members of parliament on social and economic affairs, including the protection of personal data.

  • 3 years and 6 months, Jan 2011 - Jun 2014

    Staff member University Management

    Vlaamse Interuniversitaire Raad (VLIR)

    A staff member for University Management at the Rector's conference of the University of the Flemish Community.

  • 3 years and 2 months, Sep 2007 - Oct 2010

    Meber of the Board of Governors

    Ghent University

    Student representative in the University Board, as well as the university-wide budgeting and ICT committees.

Languages

  • Dutch

    First language

  • French

    Fluent

  • English

    Fluent

Wants

Freelance projects
New contacts
Remote jobs
Part-time jobs

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