Maryant Fernandez Perez

Senior Policy Advisor, European Digital Rights

Maryant Fernandez Perez

Senior Policy Advisor, European Digital Rights

Biography

Maryant is a lawyer and a Senior Policy Advisor at European Digital Rights (EDRi), an association of 39 civil society organisations. Maryant leads and coordinates EDRi’s work on surveillance and law enforcement, freedom of expression and platform regulation, net neutrality, digital trade, transparency, internet governance and international engagement. She is also the interim EU Co-Chair of the Trans-Atlantic Consumer Dialogue (TACD)’s Information Society Policy Committee, an Advisory Board member of the Data Protection On The Ground Chair at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, a member of the European Commission’s Trade Expert Group and a member of the Steering Group of the NetCompetition Alliance. Maryant is the author of several publications and speaker at multiple conferences in Europe and around the world.

Prior to joining EDRi in 2014, she gained experience at the law firm CCA-ONTIER, Décathlon, the Spanish Ministry of Public Works, the European Law Moot Court Society and the CEU San Pablo University. Maryant received her education from the CEU San Pablo University, the Université Catholique de Lille, the Instituto de Empresa and the Universidade Católica Portuguesa. She holds an LLM in Law in a European and Global Context. Maryant is fluent in English, Spanish, French and Portuguese.

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