Matteo Colombo




Founder and President of Association of Data Protection Officer – ASSO DPO.
Member of IAPP - International Association Privacy Professionals.
Graduated in law at University of Milan.
Privacy consultant and trainer, expert in the field of privacy and labor law.
After a few years of experience in a multinational company, leader in employment agencies sector, as Risk Manager and as a member of legal department, I am a founding member and CEO of Labor Project Srl, a company that for more than a decade has been working in the field of Privacy “compliance” and D.Lgs. 231/01 (Company Liability).
Head of consultants’ team, I have been following, in these years, private companies and public administrations in the performance of Personal Data Protection Code. Expert in corporate crimes (Legislative Decree no. 231/01) and member of Compliance Committee. Speaker at several events throughout Italy on topics Privacy and 231 and creator of E-Learning project “Master DPO”.
Founder of Linkedin group “ASSO DPO Data Protection Officer”.
Author of 3 editions of the book “Regolamento Privacy UE” (2014-2016) and of the book “Regolamento Privacy UE 2016/679: Principi generali e Ruolo del Data Protection Officer” (2017).
Data Protection Officer - Reg. n. DPO 0032. Certification issued by Bureau Veritas Italia SpA - according to the guidelines ISO/IEC 17024:2008.
CIPP-E | Certified Privacy Professional/Europe. Certification issued by IAPP | International Association of Privacy Professional.
Privacy Consultant and Privacy Officer - Reg. n.06. Certification issued by TÜV Italia srl - TÜV SÜD Group according to the guidelines ISO/IEC 17024:2008.
Auditor Database & Privacy Management | First Level - N. EdPsFeA 1512001. Certification according to the guidelines SGCMF© 10002:2013 | PRD UNI EN ISO/IEC 17065:2012.