While data is the lifeblood of many businesses in the digital era, growing distrust towards Big Tech firms has made Britons wary of the information being collected without their consent. Canvas8 spoke to eight people to understand their views on data privacy and how they protect themselves online.
Elly Lau is a Behavioural Analyst at Canvas8. With a degree in sociology and Japanese studies from the National University of Singapore, she operates at the intersections of cultural insight, strategy and storytelling. Armed with a uniquely APAC perspective, Elly has conducted research on DIY media in Singapore and East Asian art history. She also writes a music criticism newsletter in her spare time and is a lifelong defender of fangirl culture.