Michael Mudd is the founder and Managing Partner of Asia Policy Partners LLC, an independent consultancy providing deep insights on how best to approach digital transformation. This is through the design, selection and implementation of policies for technology governance, privacy, compliance, cyber security, Cloud computing and technical standards for trade related digital business.
Prior to this he held senior positions with Riverbed Technology and Standard Chartered Bank, joining the bank from Noble Group. He is an appointed technical expert to JTC-1 of the ISO and is a member of the Government of Hong Kong’s Expert Group on Cloud Computing, Security and Privacy Committee. He is recognised as one of the top 50 influencers in data and the Cloud in APAC 2018.
He holds committee positions in the Hong Kong Computer Society and OSAC, the US Public/Private Sector Partnership, where he is on the senior advisory board of the Hong Kong council. He is also an invited speaker to APEC as a board member of the Expert Group for “APEC Online to Offline (O2O) Initiative: Enhancing SME Digital Competitiveness and Resilience toward Quality Growth” on ICT and trade.
He conducts executive briefings on technology risk, as well as 'Digital economy financial crime prevention’ training for non-technical staff, a non-technical day course to mitigate online risk, also 'What the GDPR means for Business outside the EU' for risk, compliance and privacy senior management.