Jon has 20 years of experience in the software and internet service sectors, primarily in product and relationship development roles. He has worked in Australia, the UK, Denmark and the US for a wide range of commercial organisations, from four person start-ups to large-scale media companies.
His interests include resisting mass surveillance, protecting privacy and freedom of speech, promoting copyright law reform and bridging digital divides.
Jon has a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) with majors in Modern History and Political Science from the Open University (UK) and a Master of International Relations from the University of Melbourne.
Jon is also a non-Executive Director of Internet Australia – the Australian chapter of the global Internet Society.