Andres assists associates mainly in matters regarding data protection. Prior to this, Andres has worked in Estonian Data Protection Inspectorate as a Supervisory Director and as a Data Protection Officer in Telia Estonia.
This position was much related to foreign cooperation and data protection on the European level which has given him a wide range of theoretical and practical experience of legal requirements and how to implement data protection in organizations.
Andres was a member of several international supervisory authorities and also vice-president of one.
Andres also teaches data protection on the expert level as a visiting lecturer at Tallinn University of Technology.
2020- Hedman Partners law firm, Specialist Data Privacy Counsel
2016-2020 Telia Estonia, DPO
2009-2016 Estonian Data Protection Inspectorate, Supervisory Director
2007-2009 KPMG Baltics, lawyer
2009-2011 the University of Tartu, Faculty of law, master’s
2004-2009 the University of Tartu, Faculty of law, bachelor’s
2019- The International Association of Privacy Professionals (iapp), CIPP/E certificate
Andres teaches data protection on expert level as a visiting lecturer at Tallinn University of Technology. Andres also likes sports and international relations.