Jon Duffy is the Head of Trust & Safety at Trade Me. His team is responsible for regulating the activities of the 3.5 million active Trade Me memberships to make sure members are kept free from harm and trust in the platform. There are any number of weird and wonderful things that come across Jon’s desk on a daily basis; from romance scams to members selling human body parts, advocating for technology neutral legislation and assisting police to investigate crime, there is rarely a dull moment.
Prior to Trade Me Jon worked for the Commerce Commission as a Senior Investigator before running the Complaints & Investigations team at the Real Estate Agents Authority. Jon is the Deputy Chair of Netsafe, sits on the Consumer New Zealand Board and was recently appointed to the CERT Establishment Advisory Board.