About Us

ABOUT US

Privacy Desk Suisse SA

A “Boutique of Privacy Laws” founded in 2020 by professionals who have been working in the field of Data Protection for over 15 years, in particular by Labor Project Srl, a company providing targeted and customized consulting and training services in the field of Privacy, all with the utmost professionalism and customer care, and by Matteo Colombo, CEO of Labor Project and Chairman of ASSO DPO.

Certifications

Doctor of law at the Università Statale in Milan.
CIPP_E | Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe Certification issued by IAPP | International Association of Privacy Professional
Data Protection Officer (Reg. N. DPO 0202 UNI 11697 certified by CEPAS a company of Bureau Veritas Italia SpA.

Matteo Colombo

Matteo Colombo graduated in Law from the Università Statale in Milan.

He is a business consultant and trainer, specialised in privacy and labour matters.

After a few years working for a leading multinational Employment Agency as a Risk Manager and member of the Legal Team, he is one of the founding members of Labor Project Srl, a company that has been active in the field of privacy and 231/01 compliance for more than fifteen years and in which he is the CEO.

Heading a pool of lawers & consultants, over the years he has advised private companies and public administrations in the implementation of the Privacy Code and GDPR. He is DPO for several important multinational companies.

Speaker at numerous events throughout Italy on Privacy issues, teacher in the CAS GDPR courses and Master in ICT System, Security and Cybercrime at SUPSI (Professional University School of Italian Switzerland) and author of several books on the (EU) Privacy Regulation. Technical director and teacher of the DPO training course which has exceeded 40 editions and 500 participants in Italy.

Over the years he has achieved national and international certifications for privacy skills, such as Data Protection Officer certification (UNI 11697 – CEPAS Certification company of Bureau Veritas Italia SpA – Reg. No. DPO 0202) and CIPP|E issued by IAPP (International Association of Privacy Professionals).

Expert in the field of corporate crimes under Legislative Decree 231/01 and member of Supervisory Bodies. Speaker at numerous events throughout Italy on Privacy and Legislative Decree 231/01 issues and creator of the E-Learning “Master DPO” project.

CIPP/E: Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (IAPP)

CIPM: Certified Information Privacy Manager (IAPP)

Founding Member of Privacy Desk Suisse SA.

Founding member and Chairman of the Association of Data Protection Officers – ASSO DPO.

Founder of the “ASSO DPO | Data Protection Officer” Linkedin group.

Member of the Scientific Committee of Istituto Italiano Privacy

Member of the Italian Experts group of Privacy Italia

OUR TEAM

Qualified and certified consultants

Valentina Marzorati

Attorney with several years’ experience in civil and business law. She has a solid experience in the field of Data Protection and GDPR implementation, as well as in the management of several types of clients with regard to Privacy matters.

Roberta De Giusti

Expert in Legal Services for Corporate Lawyers Trainer and Privacy expert, UNI 11679 certified as Privacy Specialist by CEPAS and Internal Auditor ISO 27001, Certified by Bureau Veritas Italia SpA.
  • Privacy Specialist  – UNI 11679 Certification by CEPAS, a Bureau Veritas Italia SpA company (Reg. N. DPO0203)
  • ISO 27001 Internal Auditor – Certified by Bureau Veritas Italia SpA

Giano Cimen

Giano Cimen (lic. Oec.) provides consulting services and solutions in the area of corporate and financial affairs in Switzerland. He earned a degree in Economics after attending the university of Fribourg in Switzerland.

He then worked as an emerging market analyst for a consulting firm in Frankfurt (Germany). Once back in Switzerland, he started his professional career working for a private bank with the task of dealing with institutional and private customers. He was also a member of the bank’s management board and a member of the investment committee. He then served as managing director of a finance company in Lugano (CH), dealing with private equity and corporate finance. Thanks to this working experience he had the opportunity to consolidate and advance knowledge and competence in the finance and corporate field. He was a member of the Board of Directors of an Asset Management company subject to direct supervision by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) and he was a member of the Board of Directors of an IT company. In those years he obtained a Master’s Degree in Cross-Border Family Business Advisory. Thanks to the experience gained over the years, since 2016 he has been working as an independent financial and corporate adviser for CIMEN ADVISOR in Lugano (CH). He is proficient in German, French and English. He can speak Aramaic and has basic knowledge of Arabic.

OUR PARTNERS

Collaborations

Privacy Desk Suisse SA works with leading law firms in Switzerland as regards issues and aspects governed by Swiss law, for example employment law, data protection law and personality rights, commercial and contract law, criminal law, as well as e-commerce and technology.
In Switzerland’s Italian Region, the company avails itself of the CATTANEO BIONDA MAZZUCCHELLI law and notary office  (www.cbm-lex.ch), in particular of the Privacy and Data Protection team led by Gianni Cattaneo (attorney), with whom Matteo Colombo has been working for many years at a business and academic level.