Dijana Šinkūnienė joins the TGS Baltic team

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Dijana Šinkūnienė, a data protection expert with more than 15 years’ professional experience in the area of data protection, has joined the TGS Baltic team as an Of Counsel in the Data Protection practice group of the Corporate Law Department.

Before joining TGS Baltic, Dijana was the Deputy Director at the State Data Protection Inspectorate. In the Inspectorate, the lawyer focused on data and privacy protection issues and the improvement of the Inspectorate’s work, finding of solutions for data and privacy concerns.

Dijana was involved in the drafting of legislation related to the participation of the Inspectorate in the formulation and implementation of the personal data protection policy. She verified draft legal acts and other documents prepared by subordinate divisions, ensuring the compliance of such documents with the laws of the Republic of Lithuania, resolutions of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania, and other legal acts.

D. Šinkūnienė coordinated numerous projects related to the protection of human rights. She also participates in seminars and conferences on related issues, often makes presentations in conferences in Lithuania and abroad, conducts seminars, and moderates discussions.

Dijana was awarded a Commemorative Badge for her personal contribution to the Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union in 2013 by the decree of the President of the Republic of Lithuania of 30 December 2013.