Jia-Rong Low joined ICANN in August 2013. He is currently the Vice President, Global Stakeholder Engagement, concurrently Managing Director for the Asia Pacific (APAC) regional office. Stationed in Singapore, Jia-Rong works with key stakeholders to bring ICANN to the region facilitate stakeholders to participate in multistakeholder Internet governance.
A former diplomat, Jia-Rong worked for Singapore’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs served as First Secretary (Political) at the Singapore Embassy in Hanoi, Vietnam. Jia-Rong is very familiar with the region, having represented Singapore in engaging the region’s governments such as Thail, Myanmar, the Philippines.
Jia-Rong holds a Diploma in International Trade Law from WTO in Geneva, Switzerl. He graduated with a Bachelor of Communications Studies at Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University.