Stephan Lipensky

IT and Compliance Expert

Short Vita

Since 2013 Stephan Lipensky supports KINAST Attorneys at Law as a freelancer with technical expertise. He advises national and international clients on technical issues of data protection, data security and IT compliance. Stephan Lipensky has many years of international project experience and project management competence. Due to his comprehensive knowledge of the underlying technical and legal standards, he always works at the interface between technology, business management and law, which enables him to take a holistic view of complex issues. Clients value his ability to translate complex issues and requirements from various fields into pragmatic and above all economic solutions.

  • International experience as a technical data protection auditor and in the field of data security
  • Extensive international activities in the IT and process consulting, in innovation management and in change management in two medium-sized consultancies (focus on HR, CRM and Sales)
  • Several years of experience as a project manager in IT development, some with sole budget responsibility and directive authority
  • Formerly employed in software companies in the field of product development
  • Several years of experience in programming
Area of expertise
  • Consulting and project management in the field of IT compliance projects
  • Development of technical data protection and data security concepts as well as implementation of management process according to ISO/IEC 27001
  • IT risk assessment as well as protection requirement and risk analyses in accordance with ISO/IEC 27005, supplement by business impact assessment
  • Analysis and audit of IT systems infrastructures and IT based processes
  • Organization and process consulting
  • Engineering and communication studies at RWTH Aachen University and the Polytechnic University of Madrid
  • Languages: German, English, Spanish, Dutch, Japanese
Banks & FinTech
IT service provider
Health care & Hospitals
Wholesale and Retail
Churches & Non-Profit-Organisations
Marketing & E-Commerce
Digital Media
Industrial sector