Chapters Advisory Council Steering Committee

Chapters Advisory Council Steering Committee

2020 Chapters AC Steering Committee

Satish Babu
(India Trivandrum Chapter)
Region: Asia Pacific
Position: Steering Committee Secretary

Nabil Bukhalid
(Lebanon Chapter)
Region: Middle East

Olivier Crépin-Leblond
(UK England Chapter)
Region: Europe
Position: Steering Committee Vice Chair


Pierre-Jean Darres
(Canada Québec Chapter)
Region: North America

Eduardo Diaz
(Puerto Rico Chapter)
Region: Latin America and the Caribbean
Position: Steering Committee Chair

Wadzanai Ndlovu
(Zimbabwe Chapter)
Region: Africa

Non-geographical members

Anabel Cisneros
(Argentina Chapter)

Elaine Ford
(Peru Chapter)

German M. Fajardo Muriel
(Colombia Chapter)

Satish Babu

India Trivandrum Chapter

Satish Babu has been a member of the Internet Society since 2009, and is the founding Chair of the Internet Society India Trivandrum Chapter. He has been a member of the ISOC Chapters Advisory Council (ChAC) since 2015 and has been the Secretary of the ChAC Steering Committee during 2018, 2019 and 2020, a role which has given him deep… Read more

Nabil Bukhalid is the President of ISOC Lebanon Chapter, an Internet evangelist and Internet Hall of Fame inductee. Nabil is currently consulting in areas including Internet infrastructure and services, economic and social development utilizing technology, open data and the Internet, datacenters and cloud services, higher education networks, project management, Internet governance and intersection of Internet policy and technology. He has… Read more

Olivier M.J. Crepin-Leblond is a French national and has been an Internet user since 1988. He received a B.Eng. Honours degree in Computer Systems and Electronics from Kings College, London, UK, in 1990, a Ph.D. in Digital Communications from Imperial College, London, UK, in 1997, and a Specialized Masters Degree in Competitive Intelligence and Knowledge Management from CERAM Business School… Read more

Pierre-Jean Darres is a consultant in international affairs, advising and assisting companies with their implantation and growth in foreign markets. With an expertise of Asian markets, he also supports governmental entities with their external relations and their missions towards foreign countries. Serving on several boards, Pierre-Jean joined ISOC Québec in 2017 and was part of the steering committee of the… Read more

Elaine Ford is the director and founder of Democracy & Development International (D&D International) based in Lima, Peru. She is the director and creator of the Digital Democracy Program promoted by D&D International. President of the Internet Society (ISOC) Peru Chapter and Member of the Steering Committee of ISOC Chapters Advisory Council. Member of the Committee of Women Leaders of… Read more

German Fajardo Muriel is an Electrical Engineer and Telematics Specialist from the Universidad de los Andes (Bogotá Colombia), with a postgraduate degree in Management and Business Administration (MBA) from Northeastern University (Boston, USA) and with certificates in Communications Project Management from the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana (Bogotá - Colombia) and Web Design & Authoring from RMIT University (Melbourne - Australia). He… Read more

Wadzanai Ndlovu is a young woman and a career professional working at the intersection of Policy, Access to information and the Internet, an information scientist by profession. She has worked extensively with both civil society and public institutions, offering her incisive input on policy development and implementation. Wadzanai brings to the Chapter Advisory Council a wealth of experience amassed in… Read more