ByteDance Pte Ltd and TikTok Pte Ltd

Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Senior Counsel

Lanx Goh is the Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Senior Counsel for ByteDance Pte Ltd/TikTok Pte Ltd. Lanx was formerly the Senior Legal Counsel and Privacy & Cybersecurity Lead for Klook Travel Technology Limited and Head of Investigation at the Personal Data Protection Commission where he was involved in the review process of the Personal Data Protection Act. He is an Adjunct Assistant Professor and Adjunct Lecturer with National University of Singapore, Faculty of Law and Singapore Management University, School of Law respectively where he developed and co-teach the Privacy & Data Protection Law courses. Lanx is also a committee member with the Singapore Law Society, Cybersecurity and Data Protection Committee and an accredited mediator.  He is also one of the authors for the 2nd Edition of Simon Chesterman (ed), Data Protection Law in Singapore: Privacy and Sovereignty in an Interconnected World. By invitations, he had published articles for peer-reviewed journals in Japan, Singapore and the United Kingdom on privacy, data protection and cybersecurity laws as well as international commercial litigation and arbitration. He had also spoken at various conferences and seminars such as IAPP Asia Privacy Forum, ISCA: Financial Forensic and Cybersecurity Conference and Data Protection in the Digital World Summit, Bulgaria. In his postgraduate studies, Lanx Goh specialized in privacy and intellectual property laws, namely, the Certificate of Copyright Law with Harvard Law School, MSc degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice with the University of Oxford and LLM degree with University of California, Berkeley.


Contributions by Lanx Goh

  • Member of Asia Advisory Board 2021 - 2022
  • Privacy Implications for the Use of AI and Strategies to Mitigate Risks
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2019
  • Trans-Border Data Flow and Cross-Border Data Breaches
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2018
  • Highlights from Enforcement Decisions in Singapore: The Role of the Data Intermediary
    Speaker at Singapore KnowledgeNet: 12 September 2017
  • Breach Response: Effectively Preparing for a Data Breach
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2017