Rodney Joffe is Senior Vice President, and Senior Technologist at NeuStar. His responsibilities include defining and guiding the technical direction of the company’s Services division, as well as interaction with Internet and telecommunications standards bodies and organizations. Mr. Joffe began his career in the IT world in 1973 as a systems analyst and programmer in the Pensions Actuarial group of the Old Mutual Life Assurance Company in Cape Town, South Africa.
An acknowledged and successful serial entrepreneur, Mr. Joffe founded Printronic Corporation of America (UK) Pty. LTD., a computer service bureau, in London in 1977, and established his first US Company, American Computer Group (ACG), in Los Angeles in 1983. ACG is currently one of the leading Data Processing Service Bureaus in the Direct Marketing industry, and Mr. Joffe remains actively involved as the Executive Chairman. More recently, Mr. Joffe is the founder of Genuity, the largest Internet hosting company in the world before being acquired by GTE (now Verizon NYSE:VZ) in 1997, and of UltraDNS Corporation in 1998, acquired by NeuStar (NYSE: NSR) in April of 2006.