Valideus launches in US with Neuman hire
New gTLD specialist Valideus, based in London, is launching a sister company, Valideus USA, based in Virginia, USA
(right) is joining the new company as senior vice president.
For the past five years he has led Neustar’s
registry services team, where he worked on the launch of more
than 350 new gTLDs such as .nyc.
Valideus managed more than 120 new gTLDs applications for
brand owners in the first round of Icann’s new
gTLD programme and also provides registry management
Neuman, who trained as a lawyer, has been with Neustar for
more than 15 years. He was also a member of
Icann’s GNSO from 2003 to 2005 and 2010 to 2013
and has chaired a number of Icann groups.