Global Capabilities

Our global capabilities

At Telstra, we believe that technology has the power to do wonders – for the world, and for your business.

In every market and every sector, technology is changing faster than at any point in history. With increasing complexity, speed of disruption and rising customer expectations, businesses are under pressure to be better (and faster) than ever before. But with the power of technology, we see opportunities.

Our global footprint

Telstra’s heritage is proudly Australian, but we have a longstanding international business with a focus on the Asia-Pacific region. Today, we have approximately over 3,000 employees based in more than 35 countries outside of Australia, with a significant headcount in Asia, providing services to thousands of business, government, carrier and OTT customers.

South Asia

Find out more about our office locations in Southern Asia.

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North Asia

Find out more about our office locations in Northern Asia.

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Find out more about our office locations in Europe.

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Find out more about our office locations in the Americas.

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Our 3 teleports reach more than 60 satellites and cover two-thirds of the globe

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We have deployed over 250k network endpoints over the past 10 years


Through Telstra Ventures, we have invested in over 60 companies since 2011

International leadership team

The Telstra international leadership team is proud to be part of one of the leading technology companies in the Asia Pacific region. Our experts combine decades of experience and work together to ensure Telstra can deliver the best solutions wherever you are, wherever you need them.

Roary Stasko

Telstra International CEO

Paul Abfalter

Head of North Asia

Geraldine Kor

Head of South Asia

Noah Drake

Head of Americas

David Williams

Acting Managing Director of EMEA

John Sullivan

Head of Wholesale Voice

Wayne Lotter

Head of Customer Success & Profitability

Ian Wood

Head of International IT

Alexandre Quenot

Head of Commercial Operations

Megan Wall

International Strategy

James Lester

International Finance

Lauren Ellison

International Legal

Rami Hajir

International Digital Transformation

Our Capabilities

Global Network

Telstra’s global network includes more than 30 cable systems spanning over 400,000 kilometres, with access to multiple cable landing stations and more than 2,000 points of presence around the world. Our subsea cable network is the largest in Asia Pacific, with access to the most lit capacity not just in Asia, but also from the region to Australia, USA and Europe.

Data Centres

We have 77 data centres globally, and in total we have more than 450,000 square feet of data centre space. This represents the largest integrated data centre footprint in Asia Pacific region, with sites in a number of markets, including China, Hong Kong, Singapore and the United States.

Satellite Stations

We have satellite facilities in Hong Kong and Australia that can access Pacific and Indian Ocean region satellites, reaching two-thirds of the world’s surface.

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Doing business in China

As the first foreign company licensed to provide connectivity and network services on the mainland through our PBS joint venture, we have decades of experience helping customers thrive in China.

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Telstra in Asia

Australian and New Zealand businesses looking to expand to Asia’s dynamic and diverse markets can count on Telstra’s leading infrastructure and expertise to connect them to new growth opportunities there.

Learn more about our capabilities in Asia

Telstra Ventures

Telstra Ventures is Australia’s largest Venture Capital fund and in almost a decade has invested over US$350 million in 60+ companies, generated more than US$200+ million in revenue for their portfolio companies and managed 17 liquidity events.

Learn more about Telstra Ventures

Telstra Health

Telstra Health is the largest Australian-based provider of software for healthcare providers and funders. Our vision is to be the leading provider of digital health solutions that shape a connected future for healthcare.

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Telstra’s world class network, people and partnerships and adaptive capabilities can help you shape, define and realise your business vision.