Mr Vergote works in the legal and policy team with the .be registry.
The election took place at the organisation’s meeting earlier today in Salzburg.
The previous chair was Mathieu Wiell, AFNIC’s CEO.
About Michele Neylon
Michele is founder and managing director of Irish domain registrar and hosting company Blacknight. Michele has been deeply involved in domain and internet policy discussions for more than a decade.
He also co-hosts the Technology.ie podcast.