Group Managing Director and Chief Customer Officer, Telstra Enterprise
Martijn Blanken is the Group Managing Director and Chief Customer Officer of Telstra Enterprise, where he is responsible for Telstra's business relationships with multinational corporations and international carriers globally, as well as 14,000 business, enterprise and government customers in Australia.
Martijn’s role includes execution on the Telstra Enterprise’s global growth strategy, where he played a leading role in Telstra’s $900M acquisition of Pacnet in 2015.
Martijn has extensive experience in senior leadership across general management, sales, product management, delivery and service management in Europe, Asia, the US and Australia. He is also on the Executive Committee of Telstra Corporation.
Prior to his current role, Martijn held several positions at Telstra, most recently as President and Managing Director, Telstra Global. Martijn also held senior positions at Openwave Systems and KPN Royal Dutch Telecom, and also non-executive directorships for several KPN Royal Dutch Telecom joint ventures.
Martijn holds an MBA from the University of Groningen (Netherlands).
Executive Insight Roundtable 6: Strategies for the Next 40 Years
Tuesday, 23 January 2018