Faaez Samadi
May 7, 2018

Google APAC head: We are nothing like Facebook

Rich with its own user data, Google’s business model protects it from the recent scandal that has befallen its social network rival, according to Karim Temsamani.

Karim Temsamani at Growing with Google in Singapore

While being a keen observer of the fallout from Facebook’s ongoing Cambridge Analytica data scandal, Google’s president of Asia-Pacific operations said there is no danger of such an issue occurring with the company’s own user data.

Speaking exclusively to Campaign Asia-Pacific, Karim Temsamani said the discussion that has emerged since the scandal regarding privacy and user data is extremely important, but Google was watching from a safe distance.

“It’s a very...

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