Mr Adcock will be a member of the executive committee and report to the CEO.
Mr Adcock has spent the past 20 years at Telstra, most recently as the executive charged with delivering on Telstra’s infrastructure commitments under the Definitive Agreements between NBN Co and Telstra.
He was a key member of the Telstra team that negotiated the Definitive Agreements. In his new role Mr Adcock will not be involved in any re-negotiation of the Definitive Agreements.
As part of the transition of the National Broadband Network (NBN) to an open network architecture including fibre to the node, serving Chief Operating Officer Ralph Steffens will step down from the role and leave the company.