Jacob Malthouse

Jacob Malthouse

Fmr UNEP Staffer, Ex ICANN VP, Co-founder dot-eco domain registry.
Joined on September 29, 2011
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Jacob Malthouse

Jacob has been working at the nexus of clean-technology, ESG finance and Internet infrastructure for nearly 20 years.

His previous roles include Head of Investment at the UN Environment Finance Initiative - where he co-founded the Principles for Responsible Investment - Vice President of Global Partnerships at the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), and Co-founder, Director and Co-CEO at Big Room Inc., the dot-eco top-level domain registry.

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2020 - Apr 29 on Even a Pandemic Isn't Enough
2019 - Dec 17 on How to Preserve the .org Registry's Integrity in the ISOC Sale of PIR
2019 - Nov 28 on Why I Voted to Sell .ORG
2014 - Jun 09 on New gTLD Community Objection Standing Analysis
2014 - Apr 15 on NTAG Chair Blog: A Better Auction Framework
2014 - Jan 14 on NTAG Chair Blog: The Road Ahead

Topic Interests

New TLDsICANNPolicy & RegulationInternet GovernanceDomain NamesRegistry ServicesDNS

Recent Blogs

What’s Next for Dot-Org

Even a Pandemic Isn’t Enough

Why the Dot Org Sale Is Failing and How Brooks, Nevett and Sullivan Could Have Wired It

So Many Nonprofits Have Trusted Dot Org for So Long

Hilyard Has a Historic Chance to Activate ICANN At-Large

Popular Posts

The .ORG Sale Is a Radical Departure That Puts the Internet at Risk

What’s Next for Dot-Org

Interview with Avri Doria on the History of Community gTLDs

Even a Pandemic Isn’t Enough

Silencing the Cold War Hype: Understanding the Road to .ECO