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[rpd] Recruitment of AfriNIC CEO

Mark Tinka mark.tinka at
Thu Nov 20 08:31:25 UTC 2014

On Thursday, November 20, 2014 09:44:57 AM Bill Woodcock 

> Speaking from my own experience on the ARIN board when we
> had a similar transition to make, I’d say that
> “recruitment professionals” are an unmitigated disaster.
>  They’ll find you a set of generic and mediocre
> candidates, none particularly prepared for the task. 
> After two false starts using “recruitment professionals”
> we gave up on them and hired someone we knew was capable
> of handling the job, and who wouldn’t flake out.  And
> that’s worked out really well for us.

I'd tend to agree, in this case.

We know the community, and that's an advantage worth 

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