Andy Gu

Andy Gu

Andy Gu is an In-Network Scholar for the JURIST Digital Scholars Program. He is a security engineer at Spotify, where he focuses on intrusion detection and incident response. 


He graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.S in Computer Science and B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Southern California. He cares deeply about policy issues in privacy and security, as well as technical applications to civic technology. 


In his free time, Andy has contributed to open source technology at CiviCRM and also operated on security tooling at Action Network. Andy likes reading, playing with crackmes, and playing with his cat, Peanut. He wishes he could visit Los Angeles more often.