Ridwan leads the privacy and data protection team at Tech Hive Advisory. His work also includes data ethics, tech policy and the intersection of law and cybersecurity.
Ridwan advises clients on aspects of global data protection and privacy laws, including regulation compliance, international transfers of data, roll out of new and disruptive technologies, data governance, data localisation, privacy by design, cloud computing and big data, digital health, and global data risk management.
Heco-founded Africa Data Governance Initiative (ADGI) and Privacy Alliance, an international organisation providing businesses with global privacy solutions and leads its West-African operation. Ridwan is a Research Fellow at the African AcademicNetwork on Internet Policy.