Jonathan Ayres, CIPT


Novartis Pharmaceuticals

Head Data Privacy, Australia and New Zealand

Jonny is Head of Data Privacy for Australia and New Zealand at Novartis Pharmaceuticals, having joined in 2017. Jonny has worked in privacy and data protection for 14 years, as has previously held roles with Western Union Financial Services managing privacy for the APAC region, and the NSW Information and Privacy Commission as Senior Legal and Policy Officer. Prior to this, he was the Compliance Manager for Ofcom; the UK’s regulatory and competition authority for broadcasting, telecoms, and postal industries. His time is now spent working on a new healthcare digital revolution; harnessing the power of data science and digital enterprise to transform the industry through largescale adoption of technologies such as artificial intelligence, remote sensing, and digital therapies. 


Contributions by Jonathan Ayres

  • Member of ANZ Advisory Board 2021 - 2022