Lars Vinden

Senior Lawyer

About Lars

Lars Vinden is a Senior Lawyer at Wikborg Rein's Oslo office and is part of the firm's Technology and IT Law practice as well as Data Protection. 

Lars Vinden specializes in privacy and data protection, and has a unique in-house experience spanning more than a decade in the telecommunications, media and online advertising sectors. With a great passions for the intersection between technology, law and consumer rights, he has particular expertise in tech-driven collection of processing of data, including big data analytics, online advertising, telecommunications and IoT.

Vinden is a lecturer at the University of St. Gallen, and both a lecturer and data protection advisory board member for Juristenes Utdanningssenter, the post graduate training program of the Norwegian Bar Association. He was also the first Norwegian to be recognized as a Fellow of Information Privacy by the International Association of Privacy Professionals.

Work experience
2020– Senior Lawyer, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2019–2020 Associate, Wikborg Rein, Oslo_NEWLINE_2016–2019 Corporate Privacy Counsel, Telia Norge_NEWLINE_2015–2016 Senior Privacy Consultant, Transcendent Group_NEWLINE_2013–2015 Group Privacy Officer, Schibsted Media Group_NEWLINE_2008–2014 Head of Consumer Protection & Data Privacy, Finn.no AS_NEWLINE_2006–2007 Legal Counsel - The Norwegian Consumer Authority_NEWLINE_
Education
2020 Practising certificate_NEWLINE_2014 Executive Master of Management, BI Norwegian Business School_NEWLINE_2004 Cand. jur., University of Oslo
Directorships
Board Member, Tribe Holding AS