Christophe Fichet, partner at Simmons & Simmons
Over the last seventeen years, Christophe has acquired a wealth of experience in regulations and transactions particularly in networks, IT/internet, data protection, fin-tech and payment systems in Europe and in the Middle East / Africa.
Christophe is particularly involved in assisting companies, including financial institutions and funds on data, cybersecurity, blockchain and IA with respect to contractual, transactions, intellectual property and litigation matters. Christophe regularly writes articles and speaks on matters concerning these areas of practice.
He is also a lecturer in the Masters in Law Degree “Space Activities and Telecommunications” at the University Paris XI / Saclay. Christophe is recommended and ranked as leading Tech lawyer in Chambers Europe, Chambers Global, Legal 500 and the Best Lawyer in France.
Track chaired by Christophe Fichet
Privacy, data protection and cyber security regulations are widely gaining in importance. Leaning on key texts of digital and privacy legislation, they provide an opportunity to get an updated and global understanding of the landscape of our data-driven society.