Desmond Foo

Global Data Protection Officer


GDPR Certified DPO, IDPP, ISO 27001, ISO 27701, GRC-A, GRC-P

Desmond is an award winning, high performing Compliance Specialist with 11 years global experience providing assurance to Start-Ups, Airlines and Government-linked Agencies.

Desmond is currently the Data Protection Officer of an Internet Startup, leading a cross functional matrix Data Compliance team across SG, US, Japan and Dubai.

Desmond thrives on the challenge of establishing new departments from 0-1 with ambitious mandates and timelines. This has led Desmond to being involved in award-winning projects that has garnered international and national media coverage.

We are seeking to fill two unpaid positions as members of the IOPD Board of Directors. Terms run for 2 years from appointment. Appointments may be renewed.