Mrs DerMarkar joined ICAO 21 years ago and in her current capacity as the ICAO Traveller Identification Programme (TRIP) Technical Officer in the Facilitation Section, she leads and oversees the work for development and implementation in relation to the ICAO TRIP Strategy, which includes the ICAO TRIP elements, i.e. Evidence of Identity, MRTDs, Document Issuance and Control, Inspection Systems and Tools and Interoperable Applications.
Before her involvement with the TRIP Programme, Mrs DerMarkar assumed different roles and positions with increasing responsibility within ICAO. Notably, she had been in charge of the implementation and operation of the ICAO PKD. For 12 years, her main role was to manage the ICAO Public Key Directory and act as the Secretary of the PKD Board.
Mrs DerMarkar is a Certified Professional Accountant, speaking four languages.