Dr. Jasmine Begum
Director of Legal, Corporate & Government Affairs | Microsoft Malaysia
Dr. Jasmine Begum, Director of Legal, Corporate & Government Affairs for Microsoft Malaysia and New Markets. Based in Kuala Lumpur, Dr. Jasmine has held this role since 2010, where she oversees corporate affairs, government relations and policy engagement as well as philanthropies for Microsoft businesses in Malaysia and the emerging markets.
Dr. Jasmine joined Microsoft with over 20 years of award-winning experience that uniquely straddles both legal/policy engagement and communications, that included leadership and regional stints at companies such as Dell Malaysia, the United Nations Development Program, the United Nations headquarters in New York and the Malay Chamber of Commerce, as well as having been a corporate litigator.
Recently Dr. Jasmine shared with MIS-ASIA Microsoft’s GDPR insights at – https://www.mis-asia.com/print-article/117756/ as well as her views on the dangers of the dark web and how the internet can be a dangerous place for children in an interview with Bernama News – https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=7slmH0qhy74
Dr. Jasmine has broad educational qualifications having completed a double law degree at the International Islamic University in Kuala Lumpur. Dr. Jasmine then pursued post-graduate studies in both Law and Communications, in the UK.