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Hi. I'm Paul Andersen.

Passionate technologist. Working hard to create a better internet for me, for you, and for the future.

Learn about what I do

Professional Life

"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life." - Confucius


I am currently a member of the ARIN Board of Trustees and also serve as the organization’s Treasurer and Board Vice-Chair and from 2004 to 2009, I served as a Member of the ARIN Advisory Council

EGate Networks

I am currently the president of EGate Networks - an ISP serving the Canadian market offering niche services for businesses. We enjoy a trusted advisor relationship with our customer base that allows us to create unique solutions for their individual needs. Among our product offerings are connectivity, hosting, managed collocation, disaster recovery planning, managed phone systems, and a variety of other services.

Internet Goverance

I am currently a Board Member of the Canadian Network Operators Consortium (CNOC), and previously an elected member and Previous Board Chair of both the Boards of Directors of the Toronto Internet Exchange and The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA)

Board Experience

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Canadian Internet Registration Authority

The Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) is a not for profit Canadian corporation that is responsible for operating the dot-ca Internet country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD) as a key public resource for all Canadians in a transparent manner and other Internet related activities.

American Registry for Internet Numbers

Applying the principles of stewardship, ARIN, a nonprofit corporation, allocates Internet Protocol resources; develops consensus-based policies; and facilitates the advancement of the Internet through information and educational outreach

Toronto Internet Exchange Community (TorIX)

Established in 2001 the Toronto Internet Exchange is the largest open public peering fabric in Canada. It carries over ten gigabits of traffic daily from over one hundred service providers such as Rogers, Q9, Google, Akamai, As a not for profit exchange the organization is committed to serving the community in providing a cost effective means to keep Canadian Internet Traffic in Canada.

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