Christos Papoutsis comes from Thessaloniki and is an Attorney-at-Law entitled to the Supreme Court. He is also a Ph.D. candidate at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and a member of Thessaloniki Bar Association, active throughout Greece. He is a graduate of the Law Department of the School of Law, Economics and Political Sciences of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and also holds a postgraduate degree in the sector of Criminal Sciences of the above mentioned University. At the same time, he is certified in the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation and an accredited GDPR / DPO Executive, ΙSO certified by TUV AUSTRIA HELLAS. He practices court and advisory law, mainly in the fields of Criminal Law, Internet Law and Business Law, as well as in the field of business compliance with GDPR. Particular emphasis is given to Criminal Law, Information and Personal Data Law, which reflects his steady interest in legal research and handling of innovative technological issues. He is also an accredited mediator of the Ministry of Justice, having been internationally accredited by the international mediation agency ADR GROUP, as well as by the Greek Ministry of Justice. Ηe cooperates with law firms throughout Greece and abroad. He speaks English and German.