Kim Davies joined ICANN in 2005, serves as the Vice President, IANA Services President, Public Technical Identifiers. In this role he leads the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) functions, which coordinates manages the Internets unique identifiers to promote Internet interoperability. His tenure has evolved IANA through the implementation of technical systems, formalizing business processes quality management practices, transitioning the functions from a US Government contract to multi-stakeholder oversight.
Kim has previously been involved in country-code top-level domain management, cofounding the .au domain manager auDA representing European country-code managers at CENTR. In Australia, he worked for a major ISP, established a key Australian Internet exchange point.