Martin Boyle is the Senior Policy Advisor at Nominet UK, where he develops the UK-IGF multi-stakeholder partnership to ensure effective British engagement in international policy discussions. He works with key stakeholders to positively shape the development of the Internet.
Mr. Boyle has been working with Nominet since 2008. Prior to this, he was the head of the International Communications Policy team in the UK Department for business.
Industry and ICANN work
In response to the WSIS he worked with other partners to promote British involvement in the [[IGF|Internet Governance Forum], the initiative eventually became the UK-IGF. From 2005 to 2008, he was the Head of International ICT Policy within the U.K. Department for Business.
Mr. Boyle has been the UK Representative to ICANN's GAC.Mr. Boyle was the reprensetative of the UK in some of the discussions regarding authorizing the .xxx sTLD. He believed that if the .xxx is authorized it should be properly regulated. He sent a letter to Vint Cerf regarding this.
Mr. Boyle was a speaker at "Internet Governance for Development: Focusing on the Issues".
He studied at the University of Surrey.