Non-Executive Chairman, Michael Malone, said Superloop will benefit from the continued strategic firepower of one of Australia's most successful tech minds, while adding the respected Drew Kelton as Chief Executive Officer as Superloop continues the expansion of its capability and networks across the Asia-Pacific Region.
“Bevan has been a terrific CEO and as the core integration effort with BigAir is nearing completion, it was becoming increasing clear to him that his greatest value add was focusing on the strategic opportunities for Superloop. As a founder of Superloop, no-one has invested as much expertise and time as Bevan to get the company where it is today. Bevan continue to have a shareholding of approximately 26.8% in Superloop.”
Mr. Kelton comes to Superloop with more than 25 years’ experience in CEO and senior leadership roles at DocuSign, T-Mobile Business Bharti Airtel, Telstra International, Saturn Global and IXNET.
In addition to his operational background, Mr Kelton is also an experienced public company director and is currently the Non-Executive Chair of cloud security company Firstwave Limited (ASX:FXT) and Non-Executive Director of Megaport Limited (ASX:MP1) and Impelus Limited (ASX:IMS). Mr Kelton will be reviewing his Board commitments prior to his commencement on 1 July 2018.