1) Your Name:

James Gannon

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2) Stakeholder Group:Non-Commercial

3) Constituency:

Non-Commercial Users (NCUC)

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

PTI Board

5) Please identify your current employer(s):

Novartis AG PTI Board

6) Please identify your current position(s):

Global Head - Technology Regulatory Compliance PTI Board Member

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

Information Security Governance, Risk and Compliance Management, Privacy Management

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

Ireland and United States

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:


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"):
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:

I am a registrant of a number of gTLD domains therefore policy development may impact any gTLD domains that I own.

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):

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






Customer Standing Committee

GNSO Council 

IANA Functions Review Team

13) Additional Information (optional):

My membership to NCUC/NCSG and my position as a PTI Board member are as an individual and not connected to my current employer or any future employment that I may take. I do not participate in any ICANN processes as a representative, officer or employee of my current employer and receive no compensation or benefits in kind from my employer in relation to my participation in ICANN Policy Development.

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SOI Template v5 (6 Feb 2014)

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