South East Region

Our subsidiary develops in accordance with the values ​​that define the DPO Consulting Group. Our teams perceive the protection of personal data as the extension of the fundamental right to the protection of the privacy of everyone.

Located in Lyon in the heart of the Peninsula, DPO Consulting Sud-Est has developed a varied clientele in terms of size of structure and sector of activity. Its team of consultants has recently expanded with the opening of an office at the Docks de Marseille.
DPO Consulting Sud-Est covers the regions of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes; Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur; Corsica as well as the departments of Jura and Saône-et-Loire.


Main strength of the Southeast of France


Second largest pole of development in France


First commercial harbour in France

Nos consultants

Sylvain Chemtob
Céline Gallay
Zoé Durand
Guylaine Lombard

Sylvain Chemtob, Data protection expert, CEO of the South East subsidiary.

His career has led him to support numerous structures in their projects of transformation and evolution of information systems.
With a legal and commercial background (University of Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas/Audencia Nantes) he has deepened his knowledge of data protection with the University Degree DPO of the University of Paris 2. Passionate about new technologies and data protection, Sylvain supports companies, local authorities and associations in their efforts to comply with data protection regulations.

  +33 4 78 85 48 26
  +33 6 99 38 42 78

Céline Gallay, Data Privacy Expert

Céline holds a master’s degree in intellectual property law (University Lumière Lyon 2) and a University Degree in personal data protection from the University Paris X Nanterre. She has been practicing law for more than ten years before joining DPO Consulting Sud Est in January 2018. She is currently in charge of monitoring the firm entire production. Due to her expertise and leadership, she supervises consultants in the development and implementation of compliance programs and act as an externally appointed DPO for a large amount of companies. Her customers are deeply satisfied and live peacefully their compliance with such a skilled provider.

Zoé Durand, Data Privacy Consultant

With a legal background, Zoé holds a master’s degree in European Union law from the University of Aix-Marseille. On this occasion, she wrote a thesis on the transfer of air passenger personal data (PNR) and decided to pursue her training in this field by obtaining a LLM from the University of Ottawa in international law with a specialization in computer law. She joined DPO Consulting in 2018, bringing a remarkable expertise in Data Protection law.

Nowadays, she is truly an asset to each entity she assists as an externally appointed Data Protection Officer.

Margalith Benech-Kopelianskis, Head of Marseille Office

Manager of Marseille office, Margalith has worked for the CNIL for 6 years. She holds a master’s degree in European and international law, with a specialization in Intellectual Property. After 6 years at the CNIL’s “conformity” and “conformity control” departments, she opened DPO Consulting Marseille office. The specificity of her profile makes her an essential asset to understand the spirit of the GDPR as it is interpreted by the CNIL. Her remarkable skills: knowledge of CNIL requirements, validation of compliance project, contractual analysis and negotiation and establishment of compliance programs.

  +33 6 33 47 69 59

Guylaine Lombard, Data Privacy Consultant

Completing a master’s degree in business law in London with a specialization in Intellectual Property and Competition Law, Guylaine obtained a master’s degree in Business Law & Intellectual Property Law at the University Jean Moulin Lyon 3. While she was carrying on an internship in a law office, she specialized in computer and personal data law. Therefore, Guylaine decided to perfect her training by integrating DPO Consulting Sud Est and became a Data Privacy Consultant: the GDPR then became her bedside book. Her core competencies: analysis and contractual drafting, training, e-commerce, personal data protection and compliance projects.

Our News

  • Publié le : 15/10/2019
    DPO Consulting Sud Est has launched a compliance program for Basket teams affiliated to the French National Basketball League (LNB). Zoé Durand traveled across France to visit each club in order to build a detailed data processing inventory and establish their maturity level according to the GDPR requirements. On short notice DPO Consulting produced compliance […]En savoir plus