Ms Denise Wong will be appointed Assistant Chief Executive, Data Innovation & Protection Group (DIPG) - Designate and Deputy Commissioner of PDPC - Designate with effect from 1 April 2023. She will formally assume the role of Assistant Chief Executive (DIPG) and Deputy Commissioner of PDPC with effect from 1 July 2023.
Denise joined IMDA on 1 September 2021 as Cluster Director of the Strategic Policy and Operations Cluster. She led a team to bring legislative amendments through Parliament to tackle online harms on social media, and subsequently set up the Online Communications Office to regulate social media platforms. Denise also oversaw teams that regulate against misinformation in the online space and scams perpetrated through the telecom networks.
Earlier in her career, Denise was a Justices’ Law Clerk and Assistant Registrar at the Supreme Court before joining the Attorney-General’s Chambers Civil Division as State Counsel.
Contributions by Denise Wong
Enforcement Enforcement Enforcement – the what, why, when, and how
Speaker at AI Governance Global 2023, an IAPP event
Unlocking Legal Bases for Processing Personal Data in APAC: A Practical Guide
Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2023
- Member of A.I. Advisory Board 2023 - 2024