Director of Legal, Corporate & Government Affairs, Microsoft ASEAN and New Markets
Dr. Jasmine Begum, Director of Legal, Corporate & Government Affairs for ASEAN and New Markets. Based in Kuala Lumpur, Jasmine has held this role since 2010, where she oversees corporate affairs, government relations and policy engagement as well as philanthropies for Microsoft businesses in the ASEAN region.
Jasmine joined Microsoft with over 20 years of award-winning experience that uniquely straddles both legal/policy engagement and communications, that included leadership and regional stints at companies such as Dell Malaysia, the United Nations Development Program, the United Nations Executive Office of the Secretary-General in New York as well as having been a corporate litigator.
Jasmine has broad educational qualifications, having completed a double degree in law at the International Islamic University in Kuala Lumpur. Jasmine then pursued post-graduate studies in both Law and Communications in the UK and earned her Ph.D. in business and human rights.
Dr. Jasmine Begum together with the Parlimen Digital participants on 4 and 5 July 2020.