Due Diligence & GDPR: How to stay compliant during a transaction

This year`s enforcing of the EU`s new General Protection Regulation(GDPR), will place concerns for data privacy and security firmly at the top of the board and management`s agenda.  Are you aware that the GDPR will also affect mergers and acquisitions? If the potential acquisition target does business in Europe or deals with data related to European citizens, you need to take the company’s GDPR compliance or readiness into account during the due diligence-process.