Gabriela Kennedy spoke at Jardine Matheson’s (Jardines) annual Business Technology & Risk Conference, held at The Excelsior Hotel in Causeway Bay on 17 November 2017. Gabriela shared her insights on data protection, the cybersecurity landscape and third party risk management during her session, ‘Legal Risks – Data Privacy and Third Party Contract Management’. She explored global trends and recent developments in data privacy and cyber legislation in Asia, including motivations behind regulation, the elements of regulation and the different types of cybersecurity regulation. Gabriela also examined the legal and business risks posed by third party vendor relationships, particularly to a company’s cybersecurity, and provided tips on how to effectively manage and mitigate these risks.