I am a director of Internet Services Providers Association, commonly known as ISPA or ISPA UK, a company registered in England number 03155681. www.ispa.org.uk
ISPA describes itself as “the UK’s Trade Association for providers of Internet services”. There is material overlap between some of ISPA’s activities and some of LINX’s public affairs activities.
LINX is a member of ISPA. ISPA is not a member of LINX. LINX and ISPA have many members in common.
I am also a director of EuroISPA EEIG, a company registered in Belgium but using the EU rather than Belgian legal structure. www.euroispa.org
EuroISPA is a pan-European umbrella group representing the interests of Internet services providers to the EU institutions. LINX is a member of EuroISPA, and uses EuroISPA as its primary vehicle for making representations to the EU institutions and opinion-makers in Brussels.
The other members of EuroISPA are other national member associations representing Internet services provides, including ISPA UK. Individual network operators are not directly full voting members of EuroISPA. EuroISPA is not a member of LINX.