Anna Gamvros

Anna Gamvros


Anna is Head of Asia Pacific Privacy and Cyber.

Anna focuses on privacy and data protection; cybersecurity and breach response; technology agreements; cloud and digital transformation projects; and technology regulatory issues. 

Anna is one of the leading data protection lawyers in Asia-Pacific and has worked on some of the largest and most high-profile cybersecurity breaches in the region involving a variety of threats and threat actors. She has experience in dealing with regulators across multiple jurisdictions in terms of both making data breach notifications and handling investigations with respect to data breaches and non-compliance with privacy laws. 

Anna had more than 20 years of experience in Hong Kong, and is admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong as well as being admitted in Australia. She has a wealth of experience in advising clients on multi-jurisdictional projects involving data management and transfer, with particular experience advising on Hong Kong and China based projects. 

Leadership Positions And Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the Board of Directors, International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), 2022 - Present 
  • Member of the Asia Advisory Board, Member of the Women Leading Privacy Board, IAPP, 2016-2019 
  • Fellow of Information Privacy (FIP) with the IAPP



BA/LLB, Law and Media, The University of Queensland, 1990-1994
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