Yulia is an attorney-at-law with over ten years of professional experience in South East Asia.
Yulia spearheaded the privacy awareness campaign that led to the establishment of the global privacy program at Minor Hotels. In her current role Yulia has focused on integrating the privacy program into the broader corporate governance framework to ensure on-going compliance with the GDPR, Thai PDPA, and other laws and regulations around the world.
Prior to joining Minor Hotels, Yulia completed an LLM program in Brussels with focus on privacy and worked for international law firms in Thailand and the Philippines.
Between 2019 and 2020, a number of countries across Asia developed their Data Privacy Laws - Singapore, China, Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Hong Kong and Japan. With more regulations, come more fines. Bigger fines. This session will explore some of these regulations, recent fines and the future.