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About Centr


CENTR is an association of Internet Country Code Top Level Domain Registries such as .uk in the United Kingdom and .es in Spain. Full Membership is open to organisations, corporate bodies or individuals that operate a country code top level domain registry.

Services we offer

CENTR’s main purpose is to provide its members with a forum for exchange of information. It also acts to promote members’ interests in a wider context – engaging with the international community on matters of interest. Services we offer to our Members are amongst other: Thematic workshops, Mailing lists, News service, Reporting on international meetings, Statistics on demand.

CENTR Secretariat

CENTR has a full-time secretariat, based in Brussels, Belgium.

CENTR staff

Peter Van RostePeter VAN ROSTE
General Manager

Wim Degezelle
Senior Policy Analyst

Patrick Myles
Patrick MYLES
Information Manager

Linda Verhaegen
Office Manager

Our members

CENTR has 52 Full Members, 9 Associate Members and granted Observer status to 12 organisations.

CENTR vzw/asbl
Belliardstraat 20 (6th floor)
1040 Brussels
Tel: +32 2 627 5550
Fax: +32 2 627 5559

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is comprised of five Directors, elected by the General Assembly. Two Directors are selected for the roles of Chairman and Treasurer.
Board members are elected for two-year terms and may not serve more than two consecutive terms.
The functions of the Board are defined in the Statutes of CENTR vzw/asbl.

The 2012-2013 CENTR Board of Directors:
Peter Vergote (Chairman)
Representative of, Belgium - Elected Feb 2011
Richard Wein (Treasurer)
Representative of, Austria - Elected Feb 2012
Lise Fuhr 
Representative of DK Hostmaster, Denmark - Elected Feb 2012
Anne-Marie Eklund Löwinder
Representative of .SE, Sweden - Elected Feb 2011
Giovanni Seppia
Representative of EURid, (.eu) - Elected Feb 2012

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