Our Services


We provide a Data Protection consultancy service for both SME and larger businesses to enable them to be compliant.

Starter GDPR Service

Are you GDPR compliant ? The starter GDPR service will review your current business procedures and provide you with a report of what needs to be done. A simple and easy way of understanding your obligations and to remain compliant. The service includes
• Initial on line review meeting
• Report based on the information received
• Conclusive online meeting to review and discuss findings.



Advanced GDPR Service

This provides additional assistance and advice to businesses that have implemented GDPR guidelines and now require the following:
• Data Protection Officer. We provide an outsourced service where your business requires assistance on an ongoing basis throughout the year.
• A data protection impact assessment to minimise high risk sensitive data in line with GDPR regulations.
• Data protection training for all staff.
• Re-editing company manuals regarding data breaches and GPDR procedures.


2) Expert Witness

M. Pietrocola is a Chartered Insurance Broker and a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute and holds additional insurance qualifications in relation to financial planning and pensions. He has over 33 years experience in the insurance industry regarding general, life, pensions and investment insurance business. He is also Certified Data Protection Officer and Licentiate of the Association of Compliance Officers in Ireland.
Expert Witness Services Provided

Will provide a report to review a particular policy in relation to life, pensions, income protection specified illness,  general commercial, motor and home insurance policies.

The report will review the following:

  1. The Policy and Insurance cover arranged
  2. Compliance with CPC code in relation to policy arranged,
  3. All applicable policy exclusions, relevant policy clauses and conditions
  4. Differences between the new policy and the previous policy arranged.
  5. Policy fees, management charges, fund performance, illness policy definitions and data protection guidelines.

Please contact us here so that we can arrange to discuss your case in greater detail. All information will be strictly private and confidential

The expert witness service provided is a not a loss adjusting service. The aim of the service is to provide a detailed report  and to attend the court hearing.

3) Financial and Regulated Entities Compliance Service

Our compliance consultancy service is fully confidential and will provide a valuable insight into your regulatory compliance possibly ahead of any regulatory inspection and data protection related issues.

As a regulated entity you need to fully comply with an increasing and evolving regulatory regime. We offer a comprehensive compliance and regulatory audit service to enable each entity to fully understand their responsibilities and to ensure full compliance with the current legislation.

The audit will include:​

  • Fitness & Probity standards.
  • Money laundering and customer due diligence.
  • Consumer Protection Code procedures to include suitability statements, terms business and overall business practice.
  • Review client files to ensure compliance.
  • Non life client account and rebates procedures.
  • CPD records and staff training.
  • Data Protection and GDPR considerations.
  • Mortgage Broking.
  • Office Procedure Manuals.

Marcello Pietrocola



Alpha and Data Protection is a specialist data protection and compliance consultancy and we provide SME and organisations with a comprehensive range of data protection and compliance services.

We will explain your GDPR and Compliance obligations is a simple and effective manner that you can understand and follow and will work with you to provide a cost-effective solution, to keep you compliant.

20+ years experience

Broad Industry Experience

Knowledge on latest legislation

Friendly & professional service

Is legal compliance to data regulation important to your organisation? If so, call us today…


Head Office

12 Clarinda Park N, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, A96 V6F9

Call Us

(01) 284 3475

087 2579158