Ilias Abassi focuses on privacy and data protection. He advises leading national and global businesses on legal issues relating to data protection, cyber security and information technology.

Ilias has broad experience on complex data protection matters, including handling security breach incidents, subsequent risk mitigation and dealing with (investigations of) privacy regulators. Furthermore, he has advised on and managed a significant number of complex multi-jurisdictional compliance programs and data privacy audits.

He has a special focus on privacy and data protection compliance with respect to the introduction of new technologies. He has worked as in-house counsel for various clients, working closely with business and legal stakeholders on the design and implementation of such technologies.