Malcolm Crompton is Managing Director of Information Integrity Solutions Pty Ltd, providing high-level advice to private sector and public sector organisations on building trust through excellent data governance, particularly in their collection and use of personal information. He is also Director of Bellberry Limited, a private not-for-profit organisation that provides health ethics committee services in accordance with the National Health and Medical Research Council Statement on Ethical Conduct in Research Involving Humans and is the Asia Pacific based Director of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). He recently led the establishment of the Australia New Zealand affiliate of IAPP and was its foundation President.
He was Australia's Privacy Commissioner for five years until April 2004. He led the implementation of private sector privacy law that commenced in 2001. He has established a global reputation for his forward thinking on the handling and governance of personal information and has been the invited speaker at many events in North America, Europe and Asia as well as Australia.
Malcolm recently received the International Association of Privacy Professionals' (IAPP) 2012 Privacy Leadership Award for significant achievements and forward thinking on the handling and governance of personal information.