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|linkedin = [http://uk.linkedin.com/pub/martin-boyle/0/492/110 Martin Boyle]
'''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.<ref>[http://forum.icann.org/lists/stratplan-draft-2011/msg00006.html forum.icann.org]</ref>
He also serves as a Member of [[ENISA Permanent Stakeholders Group]], and an ad-hoc Working Group on the Protection of Country Names in Connection with the Introduction of New [[gTLD]]s.<ref>[http://ccnso.icann.org/workinggroups/protection-country-names-wg.htm ccnso.icann.org]</ref>
Mr. Boyle has been working with [[Nominet]] since 2008. Prior to which, he was the head of the International Communications Policy team in the UK Department for business.
Work With ICANN ==
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.
He was a speaker at the [[EuroDIG]] 2009,<ref>[http://www.guarder.net/eurodig_php/index.php?site=2009_speakerks&toptab=home&edit=off guarder.net]</ref> a panelist at 9th Meeting of the [[ICANN Studienkreis]],<ref>[http://www.icann-studienkreis.net/icann_studienkreis_helsinki_2008_program_v2.pdf icann-studienkreis.net]</ref> and at “International Debate: [[ICANN]], [[Whois]], and the New [[MoU]]”.<ref>[http://ipjustice.org/staging/2006/12/03/120306/ ipjustice
.org]</ref> Mr. Boyle has been the UK Representative to ICANN's [[GAC]].<ref>[http://www.icann.org/en/correspondence/boyle-to-cerf-09may06.htm icann.org]</ref>
Mr. Boyle was the reprensetative of UK in the
discussion regarding authorizing [[.xxx]] [[ TLD]]. He believed that if the .xxx is authorized it should be properly regulated. He sent a [http://www.icann.org/en/correspondence/boyle-to-cerf-09may06.htm letter] to [[Vint Cerf]] regarding this.
He was a National Representative to [[WSIS]] a [[ISOC]] board trustee meeting in 2006.<ref>[http://www.isoc.org/isoc/general/trustees/meetings.php?id=51&doc=m isoc.org]</ref> He also takes part in [[IGF]] workshops.<ref>[http://www.intgovforum.org/cms/index.php/component/chronocontact/?chronoformname=WSProposals2009View&wspid=529 intgovforum.org]</ref>