Hans Petter Holen

Hans Petter Holen is the Managing Director and CEO of the RIPE NCC. He has been active in the RIPE community and the Internet industry for over 30 years. He was RIPE Chair from 2014 to 2020 until he took on the position of Managing Director and CEO for the RIPE NCC. He has extensive first-hand knowledge of IP address policy development from his time as Chair of the RIPE Address Policy Working Group. Hans Petter has also been a part of ICANN's ASO Address Council since its formation in 1999 until 2013, with ten years as Chair and Co-Chair.