Lack of DPO Experts in Bulgaria

The GDPR enters in force today, and provides significant hurdle to business in general.

Attn. Dessislava Krusteva, senior expert in “Law and Internet Foundation” gives her professional opinion on the topic for Trud Daily.

More about Attn. Krusteva blitz-interview you can find here (in Bulgarian).

Who is the AmCham Expert

Desislava Krusteva graduated from Sofia University, Faculty of Law (LL.M. 2003). Her practice now focuses on e-Commerce and Internet Law, Telecommunications Law, Personal Data Protection, Contract Law and Corporate and Commercial Law.

Attn. Krusteva has been a regular speaker at conferences and trainings on the legal aspects of the electronic government, personal data protection, etc. Ms. Krusteva has written numerous reports and legal opinions on the implementation of the EU ICT legal framework, e-government, privacy and data protection, e-communications, e-commerce, e-signatures, e-health, etc. She has co-authored a chapter on Electronic Evidence in Bulgaria in International Electronic Evidence published by the British Institute of International Comparative Law as well as a report on the implementation of the acquis in the area of information society.

She is a member of the Sofia Bar Association and the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). She is Certified Information Privacy Professional Europe (CIPP/E) by the latter, as well as Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM).