Andrea Cima is the Manager for Registration Services and Policy Development at the RIPE NCC. He directs the distribution and registration of Internet number resources within the RIPE NCC service region (Europe, the Middle East and parts of Central Asia). He also oversees the support to the RIPE community Policy Development Process, and the implementation of new Internet number resource policies that reach community consensus. At the RIPE NCC, Andrea has previously filled the roles of Senior Internet Resource Analyst and Customer Services Manager. Andrea holds a MBA from TIAS Business School and a BBA in International Business and Management Studies from Inholland University of Applied Sciences.