Marco Schmidt is an IP Resource Analyst (IPRA) for the RIPE NCC's Registration Services department, a role he's been in since 2008. As an IPRA, Marco is responsible for evaluating IPv4, IPv6 and Autonomous System Number requests and providing support to RIPE NCC members. He also delivers RIPE NCC training courses to Local Internet Registries in the RIPE NCC’s service region (Europe, the Middle East and parts of Central Asia). Marco also works as backup for the Policy Development Office.
Marco graduated from the Ilmenau University of Technology with a diploma in Media Economy and Service Management. Before joining the RIPE NCC he worked at a technical helpdesk for a global network company.