Chris Meissner holds the role of Transport, IP Core & Edge Engineering Executive.
Chris is responsible for the development, resilience and operation of Telstra’s Transport, Core and Edge Networks. Chris has over 18 years’ experience in the Telecommunications Industry having spent the majority of his career at Telstra focused on Engineering, Customer Delivery and Operations. Chris has held operational roles focused on Data Centre, Cloud and Network Operations, Delivery Executive Roles for a number of Tier 1 accounts and most recently focused on Engineering where he has lead the development of Telstra’s Resilience and 2020 Development programs across Telstra’s Core and Internet Networks.
Chris has a Bachelor in Information and Communication Technology specialising in Telecommunications systems plus a Masters of Business Administration both from the University of Wollongong.
Away from work Chris enjoys travelling, mountain bike riding and spending time with his wife and two young sons.