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John Hibbard

John Hibbard is a leading consultant in international telecommunications, particularly in the development of submarine cable projects. John has over 40 years experience in the telecommunications industry, mostly in international activities and submarine cables. Prior to becoming a consultant, John was Managing Director Global Wholesale at Telstra Australia, where he managed Telstra’s international business, and was founding Chairman of the Australia Japan Cable. He is now President of the Pacific Telecommunications Council and Chairman of its Board of Governors.


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Converting theory into practice
01 Apr 2011

John Hibbard asks if networks should be judged on connectivity alone, or if active remote applications are the true mark of success.

Glass along the Asian Highway
15 Feb 2011

Over the past decade, I have observed the roll out of the Interoute network in Europe. Can Asia be inspired by Interoute’s network?