skip to log on skip to main content
VoiceOver users please use the tab key when navigating expanded menus

Paul O'Sullivan

BA (Mod) Economics, Advanced Management Program of Harvard

Chairman, Independent Non-Executive Director

Chairman since October 2020 and a Non-Executive Director since November 2019. Paul is an ex-officio member of all Board Committees and Chair of the Ethics, Environment, Social and Governance Committee and the Nomination and Board Operations Committee.


Paul has experience in the telecommunications, banking and oil and gas sectors, both in Australia and overseas. He has held senior executive roles with Singapore Telecommunications (Singtel) and was previously the CEO of Optus. He has also held management roles with the Colonial Group and the Royal Dutch Shell Group in Canada, the Middle East, Australia and United Kingdom.

Relevant other directorships

Chairman: Singtel Optus Pty Limited (from 2014, Director from 2004) and Western Sydney Airport Corporation (from 2017).

Director: Telkomsel Indonesia (from 2010) and St Vincent’s Health Australia (from 2019).


Relevant former directorships held in the last three years, include

Former Director: Healthscope Limited (2016-2019), National Disability Insurance Agency (2017-2020) and Coca-Cola Amatil Limited (from 2017-2021).

Age: 61 years. Residence: Sydney, Australia. Nationality: Australian