Diego joined EDRi in October 2014, where he works as Senior Policy Advisor. Diego Naranjo is a qualified lawyer and co-founder of the Andalusian human rights organisation Grupo 17 de Marzo and he owns a Master's degree in human rights from the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation in Venice. Diego advocates for the protection of citizens' fundamental rights and freedoms online in the fields of data protection, surveillance and copyright. In the past, Diego gained experience in the International Criminal Tribunal for former Yugoslavia, the EU Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) and the Free Software Foundation Europe. Previously to all that he worked as a lawyer in Spain.