Akram Atallah

President, Global Domains Division, ICANN

Oversee ICANN’s globally integrated business operations comprising over 70 professionals in Los Angeles, Singapore, Istanbul, and Brussels, managing relationships and services for 2,000+ domain name distributors and resellers in 60+ countries. 

Manage the IANA functions that operate and secure the Internet’s most critical global logical infrastructure.

Built the Global Domains Division from the ground up to professionalize and expand ICANN’s business operations generating 90% of ICANN’s revenues. Recruited the team, established and scaled all operational functions, and implemented policies to deliver a new innovative program expanding the Internet’s Top Level Domains from 21 (mostly in North America) to over 1,200 across the globe.

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