Speeches & Reports

Celebrating the Forces of Change!

6 April 2006, 3:46 pm

Paul O’Sullivan, Optus Chief Executive, at ABN AMRO Communications Conference Introduction Picking up on the theme of today’s conference, ‘reform and innovation’, I want to talk the tremendous change which is sweeping through the telecommunications industry. According to Telstra, change is a bad thing and should be resisted. That might suit their script – but … Read more

How to make broadband a mass market industry

16 February 2006, 3:49 pm

Paul O’Sullivan, Optus Chief Executive, at Internet Industry Association Annual Dinner Introduction As tonight’s crowd shows, the Internet Industry Association is a meeting place for some very different types of people. We’ve got the staid corporate types like me and my Optus colleagues. But we’ve also got some of the original, authentic, ‘started the business … Read more

The moment of truth in Australian telecommunications

1 December 2005, 3:50 pm

Paul O’Sullivan, Optus Chief Executive at Trans Tasman Business Council Introduction It is a pleasure to have the opportunity to speak to you at this important event. The Trans Tasman Business Circle plays an important role in encouraging business dialogue between two very close – and often friendly – neighbours in Australia and New Zealand. … Read more

Ensuring a competitive telecommunications sector – and why it matters to Australia

22 September 2005, 3:53 pm

Paul O’Sullivan, Optus Chief Executive at CEDA Brisbane Introduction If you reviewed the press reports of the last month, you’d be forgiven for thinking that Australian telecommunications is not so much an industry as a circus. A nation has been asking itself the question – what is a suitable investment for Phil Burgess’ mum? And … Read more

The Changing Face of Australian Telecommunications – and what that means for Australia

9 June 2005, 3:54 pm

Download transcript: 05.06.09POSCEDAMelbspeechFINAL .The Changing Face of Australian Telecommunications – and what that means for Australia’, Paul O’Sullivan, Optus Chief Executive.