The Internet Society names senior vice president of strategy and implementation

The Internet Society, a global non-profit organization dedicated to the open development, use and evolution of the Internet, has announced that it has selected Rinalia Abdul Rahim for the newly created role of Senior Vice President of Strategy and Implementation, the company said.

In this position, Abdul Rahim will be responsible for coordinating the organization´s operational outputs and for overseeing the alignment of the Internet Society´s work with its strategic goals and objectives. She will assume her post on 1 January, 2019.

In her new role, Abdul Rahim will lead a team focused on increasing the effectiveness of the Internet Society´s work around the world through strategic planning, performance-led metrics and measurement systems. She will also lead a team on community engagement in relation to members and chapters to deepen the culture of collaborative working across the organization. She will be part of the existing Internet Society Executive Team.

Founded by Internet pioneers, the Internet Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to ensuring the open development, evolution and use of the Internet. Working through a global community of chapters and members, the Internet Society collaborates with a broad range of groups to promote the technologies that keep the Internet safe and secure, and advocates for policies that enable universal access. The Internet Society is also the organizational home of the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF).