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I’m Alderik. A policy advisor at the European Parliament by day, a karaoke fanatic by night and a running junkie in the weekends.

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    September 2019 – currentPolicy advisor to Member of the European Parliament Paul Tang in the Justice committee (LIBE) and Economic Affairs committee (ECON). The legislative files I have worked on include:

    – Digital Services Act (DSA)
    – Digital Markets Act (DMA)
    – 6th Anti-Money Laundering Directive (AMLD6)
    – Automated data exchange for police cooperation (Prüm II)
    – Transparency and targeting of political advertising
    – Combating child sexual abuse online (CSAM/CSA)
    – Advanced Passenger Information Regulation for the prevention, detection, investigation and prosecution of terrorism and serious crime (API Law enforcement)
    January 2018 – September 2019Self-employed communications advisor ACDO
    February 2019 – July 2019Trainee in the team of the party leader of the Dutch Labour Party (PvdA) at the Dutch House of Representatives (Tweede Kamer).
    August 2016 – July 2017Started as a Research Intern and got promoted after six months to the position of Researcher Public Affairs at Dutch public affairs consultancy EPPA
    November 2020 – December 2020Certificate course “Data: Law, Policy and Regulation” London School of Economics
    September 2018 – August 2019Masters Degree Constitutional and administrative law (LL.M) University of Amsterdam
    September 2017 – July 2018Pre-master Constitutional and administrative law University of Amsterdam
    September 2013 – January 2018Bachelors Degree Public Administration (BSc) Leiden University

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