Lanx Goh is the senior director and the global head of privacy at British multinational insurance company Prudential plc. Listed among the Top 10 Guardians of Cyber Space, Lanx Goh has joined hands with The Cyber Express and become a part of the advisory board.
In a candid conversation with our Editor-in-Chief, Augustin Kurian, Goh discussed the evolving cybersecurity news space and why Singapore is among the most cyber-secure nations.
With over a decade of experience, Goh was the honorary consul of the Bulgaria Honorary Consulate in Singapore and worked towards improving bilateral ties between Bulgaria and Singapore to take their tourism, culture, education, and business to a new high.
Goh joined the NUS Faculty of Law as a guest lecturer teaching data protection law to students and was later absorbed as the adjunct associate professor teaching protection and privacy laws and the practical aspects of data protection law. He worked at Singapore management university as a lecturer for over 4 years.
He was the head of international privacy at Ant Group, where he helped build an international legal team and global data protection office.
Besides being the data privacy and cybersecurity senior counsel at ByteDance and TikTok, Goh was also the Global data protection officer and senior legal counsel of Klook.
He also served as the head of investigation at the prestigious personal data protection commission (PDPC) Singapore and was a devoted police officer at the Singapore Police Force for over five years