Spirit Investor Centre
We’re an ASX listed (ST1) provider of Sky-Speed Internet, Managed IT Services and cloud-based solutions for small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs). Since 2005, we’ve been a disruptor in the telco industry – our fixed-wireless network now spans Australia’s east coast, providing SMBs with services to take their IT to the cloud and back again across our super-fast Sky-Speed network. We believe that not only do Australian businesses deserve better, faster, more reliable Internet, they also need a team that can support their IT needs. That’s why we’re a one-stop shop built to provide SMBs with all the IT services they need, so they can focus on what they do best: running their business.
Recorded 30th June 2020
Recorded 15th May 2020
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
In addition, as CEO he has led two Private Equity backed companies in the online services and digital technology markets (GLS & Workstar). This included, Global P&L responsibilities, +650 team members with offices across Australia, Asia and Europe. Educated at Harvard, Melbourne Business School, RMIT and awarded a Fellowship by Leadership Victoria.
He then moved into a Chief Operating Officer role at Maxis before returning to Australia to join iiNet as Chief Technology Officer. Mark joined Spirit as Chief Operating Officer in November 2018 to develop and lead Spirit’s network growth and drive operational excellence across the business. He is also an Executive Director of Spirit and a non Executive Director of TimedotCom.
James Joughin brings over 30 years of general corporate experience, having been a senior partner of Ernst & Young until 2013. He was a partner of that firm for 17 years and headed the Mergers and Acquisitions division in Melbourne.
James is an experienced company director and holds non-executive directorships of a number of private companies and a public company. He was previously chair of a private engineering and planning group and chair of the finance and risk committee at both private and not for profit organisations.
For most of his career, James has been providing advice to Boards in relation to growth strategies, improving shareholder value, mergers and acquisitions, funding (both debt and equity) and IPO’s.
Inese spent 16 years leading various functions at Microsoft, including oversight of marketing, the SMB customer segment and partner channel. She has held multiple senior roles with Telstra, driving enterprise wide transformation of the business, culture and brand. More recently, Inese held the position of Chief Marketing Officer at Virgin Australia where she was accountable for growth of the digital channel as well as marketing.
She is a graduate of Western Sydney University with a BA in Marketing and is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.