After studying Law at Tilburg University, Mark worked as a lawyer. Next stop was TNT where he was active in the fields of individual and collective labor law. During an exciting intermezzo in Argentina, he experienced the many benefits of la vida Latina, and became a ‘cuervo’. Back in the Netherlands he joined Philips, working in various roles, with Privacy and Security at the center of attention. He has been actively involved in the deployment of various global HR and Security technologies, was a member of the global cyber crisis team, and the global head of supplier security. Currently he works at ASML as Chief Privacy Officer. Mark is a Fellow in Information Privacy and holds several Security certifications.