Malavika Jayaram

Executive Director, Digital Asia Hub, Hong Kong

Malavika Jayaram is the inaugural Executive Director of Digital Asia Hub, a Hong Kong-based independent research think-tank incubated by the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University, where she is also a Fellow.

A technology lawyer for over 15 years, she practised law at Allen & Overy, London, and was Vice President and Technology Counsel at Citigroup. She was featured in the International Who’s Who of Internet e-Commerce & Data Protection Lawyers, and voted one of India’s leading lawyers. She taught India’s first course on Information Technology & Law in 1997, and is adjunct faculty at Northwestern University School of Law. She is on the Advisory Board of the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC), and Mozilla’s new Tech Policy Fellowship Advisory Board. She is on the Executive Committee of the IEEE Global Initiative for Ethical Considerations in Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems.