Geraldine Capdeboscq

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Geraldine Capdeboscq is a former ICANN Board member who served from October 1998 to November 2000.


Geraldine was one of the initial ICANN Board members,[1][2] serving from October 1998 – November 2000.[3]


When she was nominated to serve on the board, she served as Executive Vice President for Strategy, Technology and Partnerships of BULL (France), a member organization of SFIB, Syndicat de l'Industrie des Technologies de l'Information, which represents the French information technology industry.[4] During her tenure there, she was also Finance and MIS Director for the French Network (1988–1991), Finance and Strategic Partnerships Director for the Research and Development Division (1991–1994), and President of Smartcards, Terminals and Securization (1994–1997). She also served on the Board of the Micro-Electronics Development for European Applications (MEDEA), a "pan-European program for advanced research and development which focuses on silicon submicron technology and its integration into systems". She received her training at the Ecole Nationale d'Administration in France.[4]




  1. Internet Governance: The New Frontier of Global Institutions (pg. 239) by John Mathiason (Routledge, August 18, 2008). Retrieved November 13, 2015.
  2. New IANA elects transition team (January 2, 2002), CNET. Retrieved November 13, 2015.
  3. Board of Directors, ICANN. Retrieved November 13, 2015.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Collected Links on Proposed ICANN Initial Board Members, Berkman Center for Internet and Society, Harvard University. Retrieved November 13, 2015.