Marco Schmidt is the Registry Services Assistant Manager at the RIPE
NCC. He is responsible for overseeing the registration and maintenance
of Internet number resources in the RIPE NCC's service region. He also
manages the implementation of accepted policies in RIPE NCC procedures
Marco first joined the RIPE NCC as an IP Resource Analyst (IPRA) in
the Registry Services department, where he worked for five years.
In that role, he gained valuable experience in evaluating IPv4, IPv6
and Autonomous System Number requests while providing support to the
RIPE NCC membership. Later, he became the RIPE NCC's Policy Development
Officer. In this position, he supported and drove the RIPE community's
Policy Development Processes (PDP) both externally and internally.