Paul Wilson has been involved in the internet industry for over twenty years and currently serves the Asia Pacific Network Information Center (APNIC) as Director General since 1998. He actively participates in numerous activities and conferences conducted by different local and international organizations such as the ICANN, RIR and ASO to contribute in the development, growth & management of the internet as well as to represent the views and interests of APNIC. At present, Wilson is a member of the Executive Council, NRO; member of the Advisory Committee of the ISOC); Advisory Committee Member (.Asia); Executive Committee, APNG; Grants Evaluation Committee, Information Society Innovation Fund (ISIF) and Vice Chairman, of APIA.
Paul Wilson studied Computer Science from the University of Queensland.
In 2001, Wilson was inducted into the Australian Internet Awards' Hall of Fame.