Mr. Michael Mudd
Founder and Managing Partner, Asia Policy Partners LLC
Mr. Michael Mudd is the founder and Managing Partner of Asia Policy Partners LLC, an independent consultancy providing opinion and insight into digital transformation, security, privacy, compliance, standards and trade related business.
An appointed standards expert to JTC-1 of the ISO, he is also a member of the Government of Hong Kong’s Expert Group on Cloud Computing, specifically the working group on Cloud security and privacy where he advises on policy.
He is a founder member of MENACA, the Middle East & Africa Cloud Alliance and the chief representative of the Open Computing Alliance in the APAC and MEA region. He is recognised as one of the top 50 influencers in data and the Cloud in APAC. He is an invited speaker to APEC as a board member of the Expert Group for “APEC Online to Offline (O2O) Initiative” of the Small and Medium Enterprises Working Group SMEWG.
Pro bono work includes judging the APICTA Innovation awards and as a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers, serving as the chief assessor/judge of the HKIB/HKMA Fintech awards from 2017 -2019.
He has written and conducts executive training on digital security, technology risk and privacy and for non-technical office staff to mitigate losses from fraud as well as CxO level guidance on the EU GDPR for financial institutions globally. He may be contacted at [email protected]