[council] Registrars appoint Thomas Keller to replace Philipp Grabensee on the Council
I am pleased to advise that Thomas Keller has been appointed by the Registrars Constituency to replace Philipp Grabensee on the GNSO Council as of Friday 7 March 03.
For the information of Council members, attached is a disclosure statement that was provided to the registrars constituency by Thomas.
I am under contract with Schlund + Partner AG which is a global registrar of
domain names in gTLDs and ccTLDs and one of Germany biggest webhosting companies.
Schlund + Partner AG has a 8.6% shareholding in Afilias for investment purposes.
Schlund + Partner AG has no role in software development nor operations for Afilias.
I don't hold any other offices and are not affiliated to any other company.
About my person:
I'm working for Schlund + Partner for my seventh year now and have been involved
into the process of building the registrar from the very beginning. For the last
two years I have been responsible for all ICANN matters concerning Schlund. I've
been an active participant on the RC list as well as on ICANN meetings in the
various parts of the world. Besides ICANN and my work at home I'm a member of the
Technical Advisory Committee of DENIC which oversees the technical processes
relating to the management of the worlds second largest TLD.
Schlund + Partner AG
Erbprinzenstr. 4 - 12
76133 Karlsruhe, Germany