Koen is an expert in the fields of Digital Identities and Personal Data Management. He is working at InnoValor Advies, a MyData founding member, and he is an active member within in the MyData community. For the last 3 years Koen has been leader of the Operator group and member of the review team for the MyData Awards. Koen’s expertise lies in topics such as MyData Operators, the European Digital Identity (EDI), personal data wallets and self sovereign identity (SSI). At InnoValor he helps governments and public organisations to better understand digital trends and the impact of it. Koen has a background in cyber security, but also has a great interest in ethics and the impact of technology on individuals. He has run projects such as an analysis of the Dutch PDM landscape, UX research for a Dutch PDM solution, eIDAS peer reviews for the recognition of national eIDs and research regarding the EU Digital Identity (EDI). He also regularly gives presentations and workshops on the topics of MyData Operators, digital identities, the EDI, and personal data management. Currently Koen is involved with setting up the Dutch ecosystem for the European Digital Identity.