Head of the division "Digital Strategy; Key Policy Issues of the Information Society" at the Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection; Bureau-Member of the Ad-hoc-Commitee in Artificial Intelligence / Council of Europe
Ministerialrat Wolfgang Teves has been working as head of the division „Digital Strategy; Key Policy Issues of the Information Society“ at the Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection since its establishment in December 2016. In his ongoing position he is i.a. responsible for the Data-Ethics-Commission, the Corporate Digital Responsibility- Initiative, the AI-Strategy and the national Digitalisation-Strategy within the Ministry. He is Sherpa at the German Digital Summit and currently working on data ethics and the regulation of AI-systems.
Previously, he has a track record of more than 15 years in consumer law and policy at the Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection and as a Parliamentary Advisor in the Deutscher Bundestag.