Marie-José Bonthuis is IT/Privacy lawyer since 2005 and owner of Privacy1. In 2007 she graduated in two masters IT Law at Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. She is, besides entrepreneur, a PhD whereby she investigates the applicability of the GDPR in large scale processing of (sensitive) personal data by societal chains. Marie-José also cooperates with several ethical hackers (i.e. Zerocopter) and is owner of the podcast Privacyhack and the escaperoom ‘Hack the Room’. Marie-José is a member of the investment committee on behalf of Investeringsfonds Groningen.