Chairman and President
VeriFi Limited, Hong Kong
Pindar Wong is Chairman of VeriFi (Hong Kong) Ltd., an Internet infrastructure consultancy. Since co-founding Hong Kong's
first licensed Internet Service Provider (ISP) in 1993, Pindar has remained actively involved with helping to develop and
promote the Internet in the Asia Pacific region.
He currently serves on the Board of Trustees of the Internet Society, the technical advisory board of the Packet Clearing
House, the international advisory boards of the UNDP Asia-Pacific Development Information Programme, the advisory board of
CDT's Global Internet Policy Initiative and the editorial advisory board of Cisco System's Internet Protocol Journal. Pindar
is also an Associate member of the Orbicom Network (the international network of UNESCO Chairs in Communications).
Previously, he has served as Chairman of the
Asia Pacific Internet Association,
the Executive Committee Chairman of the
Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operational Technologies,
the alternate chair of the
Asia Pacific Network Information Centre.
He was appointed by the Internet Architecture Board to the Policy Oversight Committee and has served as the Vice Chairman of
ICANN's Board of Directors, the
At Large Study Committee
and the Associate Chair of 2003 Nominating Committee. In 2003 he served as Vice-Chairman of the Business Domain for the
ITU's Telecom World 2003
and on the Steering Committee for the Youth Forum.