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1) Your Name:

Edmon Chung

Personal Profile Picture/Image (Optional):
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2) Stakeholder Group:Registries

3) Constituency:

Not Applicable

4) ICANN Affiliation (if not covered by item 2 or 3):

5) Please identify your current employer(s):

DotAsia Organisation

6) Please identify your current position(s):

Chief Executive Officer

7) Please identify the type(s) of work performed:


8) Please identify your declared country of primary residence (e.g., country to which you pay taxes):

Hong Kong

9) Please list any financial relationship beyond de minimis stock ownership you may have with any company that to your knowledge has a financial relationship or contract with ICANN:

DotAsia Organisation is part of the TLD Operating Community and has a Registry Agreement with ICANN to operate the .Asia gTLD.  DotAsia Organisation is a shareholder of HNET Asia, which provides registry services for the .MO ccTLD, and is a shareholder of Namesphere Holdings Ltd., which has shareholding stake in several new gTLD applicants and is a front-end registry services provider for a number of new gTLDs.  DotAsia Organisation is a membership based not-for-profit organization incorporated as a limited-by guarantee corporation in Hong Kong.  DotAsia has a mandate to promote Internet development and adoption in Asia. DotAsia currently has 30 members including: 22 Sponsor (ccTLD) members and 8 Co-Sponsor members (Internet organizations).  Members of DotAsia ( include ccTLD operators as well as APNIC (an Regional Internet Registry -- RIR) and APRALO (a Regional At Large Organization -- RALO) who are organizations within the ICANN structure.  DotAsia members participate in the governance and elects the board of directors of the organization.

10) Do you believe you are participating in the GNSO policy process as a representative of any individual or entity, whether paid or unpaid?

If the answer is “Yes,” please provide the name of the represented individual or entity. (If professional ethical obligations prevent you from disclosing this information, please enter "Private"):See 9.
11) Please identify any other relevant arrangements, interests, or benefits as requested in the following two questions:

a) Do you have any type of material interest in ICANN GNSO policy development processes and outcomes?


If the answer is “yes,” please describe the material interest in ICANN GNSO policy development processes and outcomes:

See 9.

b) Are there any arrangements/agreements between you and any other group, constituency or person(s) regarding your participation as a work team member?


If the answer is “yes,” please describe the arrangements/agreements and the name of the group, constituency, or person(s):

See 9.

12) Please identify any Working Groups or other chartered teams in which you are participating (include acronyms, if applicable):

IDN related and New gTLD related Working Groups

13) Additional Information (optional):

14) Page last revised:


SOI Template v5 (6 Feb 2014)

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