On Friday, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers is announcing Fadi Chehade as its CEO. The tentative effective date is Oct. 1.
Here's some biographical information on him:
NAME: Fadi Chehade
EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree, computer science, Polytechnic Institute of New York, 1985; master's degree, engineering management, Stanford University, 1986
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: Systems engineer, Bell Labs; president, Nett Information Products; vice president, customer information services, Ingram Micro Inc.; founder and CEO, RosettaNet; chairman and CEO, Viacore Inc.; vice president, global business development, IBM Corp.; general manager, global technology services, Middle East/North Africa region, IBM; CEO, CoreObjects Software Inc.; chairman and CEO, Vocado LLC.
HERITAGE: Egyptian parents; born in Beirut, Lebanon
LANGUAGES: English, Arabic, French, Italian
CURRENT HOME TOWN: Los Angeles
CITIZENSHIP: Naturalized U.S. citizen, 1986
PERSONAL: Married, two adult children