Ms Eva Souhrada-KirchmayerAt its 27th meeting from 29 November to 2 December 2011, the Consultative Committee of the Convention for the protection of individuals with regard to automatic processing of personal data (T-PD) elected Ms. Eva Souhrada-Kirchmayer (Austria) as Council of Europe Data Protection Commissioner.

At its 32nd Plenary meeting (1-3 July 2015) the T-PD Committee re-elected Ms Eva Souhrada-Kirchmayer as the Council of Europe’s Data Protection Commissioner for a three year term of office.

The Council of Europe Data Protection Commissioner is in charge of overseeing that data protection rules are respected for all personal data collected and processed by the Council of Europe.

More information on the Secretary General’s Regulation of 17 April 1989 instituting a system of data protection for personal data files at the Council of Europe.