Sen. Ted Cruz says ICANN CEO Fadi Chehade is Misleading the US Senate on World Internet Conference in Wuzhen

  U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) has released a statement today regarding a letter that Cruz, Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.), and Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah) received from Fadi Chehade, CEO of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) on Friday. Chehade’s letter was in reply to one that Cruz, Lankford, and Lee sent …

ICANN names President and CEO Göran Marby to Replace Fadi Chehadé

08 Feb 2016   Los Angeles, California… Göran Marby, an experienced business executive and government leader has been named the next President and Chief Executive Officer of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).   “I’m delighted to announce Göran as the new head of ICANN,” said Dr. Stephen Crocker, Chair of the …

US Senators criticize ICANN CEO for participating/co-chairing the Wuzhen China Summit

US Senator Ted Cruz and Republican presidential frontrunner has sent a pointed letter to to the ICANN CEO acing him of being complicit in Chinese online censorship.   The letter [PDF] co-signed by Cruz and two other senators demanded that Chehade explain his decision to co-chair a Chinese internet governance initiative listing 9 questions to …