Simon is the General Manager of fixed devices at Telstra and is responsible for the hardware our customers need for fixed line and telephony in the consumer and small business sector. Simon has been immersed in this segment for 18 years both within the vendor and telco space. He has built a vast personal network of relationships with chipset manufacturers who provide silicon and software for Wi-Fi, IoT platforms, Voice platforms and fixed line technologies. Simon loves cutting edge technology and being first to market with new and exciting products, but only if it’s useful and adds value to the Telstra customer. Simon's passion are for his family, plus anything above or below the water, primarily sailing, diving and the environment.