Jochen Köcher holds a CIPP/E of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).
Until very recently, at Veritas Technologies, he was a Digital Transformation Specialist for Risk Mitigation & Compliance and responsible for the DACH region (Germany, Austria, Switzerland).
As part of this, he provided context to compliance requirements, best practices, and technical solutions. He is very experienced in the technologies around archiving and retention management for on premise and cloud solutions.
Visibility of unstructured and mostly unknown corporate data was often a challenge where he helped with classification services to mitigate risks.
He worked in the field of eDiscovery and demonstrated value in end-to-end eDiscovery solutions, which included legal hold, collection of custodian data from various sources, including desktops, shares, Microsoft Exchange, O365, SharePoint, and Veritas Enterprise Vault, etc.
Formerly, he was a Managing Director at Space Age Technologies, Stellenbosch, South Africa.