If you believe what you read in most of the media, Telstra chief David Thodey is just one step away from sinking into the hideous quagmire of corporate oblivion. I beg to differ.
David Thodey, the Big T’s big T, has announced new appointments and “major initiatives” that will focus on customers and the NBN, with Australians set to watch whether Telstra’s Thodey has the ticker to truly make outstanding customer service one of the real legacies of the ongoing Thodey era.
Written by: Alex Zaharov-ReuttTelstra’s CEO and Big T, David Thodey, has told his team that the customer privacy breach that occurred over the Smart Controls scandal “must not happen again”, with privacy “an essential requirement and our license to operate”.
David Thodey, the Telstra CEO during the heady NBN-rollout era of Australian telecommunications, has certainly done well during the Thodeyan
Telstra chief executive David Thodey has maintained a clause in his company's $11 billion contract with Telstra and the Federal Government unveiled yesterday would have negligible impact on Telstra's business, despite other company leaders having slammed the clause as being anti-competitive.
Telstra chief executive David Thodey has again embarked on a major restructuring effort within Telstra, representing the latest in half a dozen such initiatives since the executive took Telstra's reins in mid-2009.
Telstra CEO David Thodey has laid the dominant telco's political cards on the table and they appear to side with the LNP Coalition. After the Telstra investors meeting yesterday, Mr Thodey effectively told journalists that the Opposition's FttN would be faster and cheaper to deploy and a switch of governments would not financially disadvantage Telstra.
After a year in the job, Telstra CEO David Thodey, has moved to reshape the organisation, with a shakeup of the executive ranks and wheeling in a heavyweight exec from the UK to head up consumer and channels marketing.
In his latest investor presentation, Telstra CEO, David Thodey, has avoided making any comment on what a Coalition Government NBN-alternative might mean for Telstra after his statements on the topic last month were widely reported provoking a sharp rebuke from communications minister, senator Stephen Conroy.