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Icann appoints Chehade as president

Monday 25 June 2012 | 09:19 CET | News
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Icann) has appointed Fadi Chehade as its next president and CEO. Chehade succeeds current president and CEO Rod Beckstrom, who announced last August that he would leave Icann at the end of his contract on 1 July. Chehade will join Icann on 1 October or earlier. Between July and when Chehade begins, chief operating officer Akram Atallah will be the CEO. Most recently, Chehade served as CEO of Vocado. Prior to Vocado, Chehade served as the general manager of IBM's Global Technology Services in the Middle East and North Africa. Based in

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Companies: IBM / Icann
Countries: World
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