Christian von Reventlow joined Telstra on 1 November 2018 as Group Executive Product & Technology. In this role, he is responsible for delivering Telstra’s product and technology roadmap, including creating and delivering brilliant products and solutions for all of Telstra customers, as well as driving profitable growth. He has accountability for Telstra’s product strategy and lifecycle and technology and innovation where products are incubated and brought to scale.
Christian was previously Chief Product & Innovation Officer at Deutsche Telekom AG, a €73b Fortune 100 global telecommunications company with 225,000 employees in more than 50 countries. In this role, Christian was responsible for accelerating innovation, simplifying the product and service portfolio, digitising core processes and transforming the culture. Christian was successful in driving the enterprise-wide deployment of digital technologies such as AI, AR, IoT, digital twins and edge computing.
Prior to his role at Deutsche Telekom, Christian held senior roles at global technology companies including Intel, Avaya and Bosch Telecom, directing the development and market deployment of breakthrough cloud, mobile, software and hardware solutions.
Christian has a Doctorate in Engineering and a Masters in Physics. He has won multiple awards in design, multimedia and product development and is recognised as an industry thought leader in Europe.