Massimo Marelli is the Head of Data Protection Office at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Massimo is a member of the Brussels Privacy Hub Advisory Board, and is the co-editor of the Brussels Privacy Hub/ICRC Handbook on Data Protection in Humanitarian Action. He is also a member of the Advisory Board and a Fellow of the European Centre on Privacy and Cybersecurity at the University of Maastricht.
Before taking on this role at the ICRC headquarters in Geneva, Massimo worked as an ICRC Delegate in the field and as legal adviser at ICRC headquarters. Prior to joining the ICRC, Massimo worked as lawyer at the UK Office of Fair Trading, Referendaire at the EU General Court and as lawyer in private practice.