Sydney, 22 August 2018 – Communications Alliance today welcomed the appointment of Stephen Rue as the new CEO of NBN Co and paid tribute to outgoing CEO, Bill Morrow.

“We congratulate Stephen on his selection to what is one of Australia’s most important infrastructure roles and wish him and his team every success during the remainder of the network rollout,” said Communications Alliance CEO, John Stanton.

“The appointment comes at a time of accelerating deployment and significantly improving performance metrics from the national network builder.

“These laudable improvements are testimony to the leadership efforts of Bill Morrow and the efforts of everyone at NBN Co.

“We have enjoyed the opportunity to work with Bill and extend our best wishes to him in future endeavours.

“NBN Co plays a key role in the operations of Communications Alliance and is a member of the CA Board of Directors,” Mr Stanton said.

Communications Alliance is the primary telecommunications industry body  in Australia. Its membership is drawn from a wide cross-section of the  communications industry, including carriers, carriage and internet  service providers, content providers, search engines, equipment vendors, IT companies, consultants and business groups.

Its vision is to  provide a unified voice for the telecommunications industry and to lead  it into the next generation of converging networks, technologies and  services. The prime mission of Communications Alliance is to promote the growth of the Australian communications industry and the protection of  consumer interests by fostering the highest standards of business ethics and behaviour through industry self-governance. For more details about  Communications Alliance, see

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