Brett Solomon is the executive director of Access Now, an organization that defends and extends the digital rights of users at risk around the world. By combining direct technical support, comprehensive policy engagement, global advocacy, grassroots grantmaking, and multi-stakeholder convenings, Access Now fights for human rights in the digital age.
He is also the founder of RightsCon, Access Now’s annual conference summit series on technology, society, and human rights. Before Access Now, he honed his skills at Avaaz, GetUp, Oxfam Australia, and Amnesty International Australia.
Solomon has a bachelor’s degree in Arts and Law and a master’s degree in International Law. He also serves on the board of AllOut.