Telstra announces Robyn Denholm as new COO
Ms. Denholm was most recently Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operations Officer of global networking equipment and software security firm, Juniper Networks.
Ms. Denholm is a Board member of renewable energy and electric vehicle company Tesla Motors and the Swiss robotics, power and automation technology company ABB.
Ms. Denholm was in her role at Juniper Networks from 2007 to mid-2016. She led global functions including Field Operations, Information Technology, Manufacturing, Finance, Treasury, Planning, Business Transformation, Real Estate, Investor Relations and Internal Audit.
She joined Juniper after 11 years with Sun Microsystems most recently as Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategic Planning. She held roles with Sun in Australia and the United States. She also worked for Toyota and Arthur Andersen in Australia.
Ms. Denholm earned a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Sydney and a Master of Commerce from the University of New South Wales.
She is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of ANZ.
Acting COO Brendon Riley will return as Group Executive Global Enterprise and Services and acting GES Group Executive David Burns will return as Group Managing Director Network Applications and Services. ■