Begum, Jasmine

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Based in Kuala Lumpur, Jasmine oversees corporate affairs, government relations and policy engagement for Microsoft businesses in South East Asia and the emerging markets. Jasmine joined Microsoft with over 25 years of award-winning experience that uniquely straddles both legal/policy engagement and communications, that included leadership and stints at at 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. Jasmine has also been admitted to practice in State of Washington.