Head of Public Policy, Asia-Pacific & Japan at Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Quint Simon serves as Head of Public Policy, APAC and Japan, for Amazon Web Services (AWS). In this capacity, she leads AWS’ engagements with policymakers and regulators across Asia-Pacific on policy issues related to the adoption of cloud computing and emerging technologies. She has deep expertise in cross-border data flows, cybersecurity, privacy and data protection, and digital trade. Based in Singapore, Quint is Vice-Chair of the Asia Cloud Computing Association (ACCA)’s Executive Committee.

Before joining AWS, Quint was a public policy consultant and deputy head of the technology practice at APCO Worldwide, a public affairs agency. She led numerous government relations and advocacy campaigns for technology clients in Greater China, ASEAN and the Middle East.