Pindar Wong is the Chairman of the Asia & Pacific Internet Association, Executive Committee Chairman of the Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operational Technologies, advisor to the Asia Pacific Networking Group and member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Cisco Systems’ Internet Protocol Journal. He is also the Chairman of VeriFi (Hong Kong) Ltd., a discrete Internet infrastructure consultancy.
Previously he co-founded Hong Kong’s first licensed ISP in 1993, was the alternate chair of Asia Pacific Network Information Centre and was appointed by the Internet Architecture Board to the Policy Oversight Committee.
Prior to his involvement in commercial Internet services, he was a doctoral candidate and Sir Edward Youde research fellow at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Before gaining his doctoral fellowship, Mr. Wong was briefly a banker after graduating with 1st class honors in computing science from the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine.
Pindar was selected for the ICANN Board by the Address Supporting Organization.