Andreas Braun heads up Global Data & Analytics at Allianz SE. In this role, he is responsible for the Global Data & Analytics Competence Center at group level. This spans big data use cases, governance, data sciences and advanced analytics, the respective technology and architecture, and academic relations. Andreas is also frequently involved as an advisor, e.g. with the European Union (Commission and Parlament) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on big data, advanced analytics and machine learning, as well as data privacy, ethics, and the GDPR/A more specifically.