Megan Knight, CIPP/E, CIPM, FIP
Megan Knight is an experienced legal and compliance professional with specialist knowledge in privacy and financial crime. She has more than 30 years’ experience in the financial services sector and 20 years’ experience in privacy.
Megan is currently Executive Manager Privacy for Westpac’s Group Privacy Program. Previous roles include Enterprise Data Privacy and Ethics Lead at Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited responsible for the senior leadership of privacy and ethics across ANZ globally, and Senior Manager Privacy Compliance & Australia Privacy Officer at ANZ. Megan’s earlier career involved a variety of corporate banking, legal and compliance roles at Standard Chartered Bank Australia Limited, National Mutual Royal Bank Limited and ANZ.
Megan has presented on privacy at the Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner Privacy Network, Forefront Events Data Protection & Privacy Briefing, IAPP Melbourne KnowledgeNet Chapter, Deloitte Australia Privacy Index 2018 Melbourne Launch and the RI Advice Group annual conference 2018.
Megan has a Bachelor of Business (Bus. Admin) with Distinction from RMIT University, Bachelor of Laws with Honours from Deakin University, IAPP CIPM and CIPP/E designations and a Diploma in Applied Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Management from the International Compliance Association. Megan is admitted to practice as a legal practitioner in Victoria.
Contributions by Megan Knight
- Member of ANZ Advisory Board 2022 - 2023
- Member of ANZ Advisory Board 2020 - 2021