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Gary McLaren

CTO at Hong Kong Broadband Network


Gary McLaren has 30 years experience in the telecommunications industry.

After senior roles at both Telstra and Siemens in the 1990s, and startups in broadband and mobile payments in the 2000s, Gary was appointed Chief Technology Officer at NBN Co in Australia in 2009.

He was responsible for developing and implementing the network architecture, design and integration of the NBN and directly involved in the negotiations of the industry restructuring deal between NBN Co and Telstra.

Gary is now working and living in Hong Kong where he is Chief Technology Officer at Hong Kong Broadband Network.

Gary has degrees from Melbourne University in Engineering and Law and is an Honorary Fellow of Melbourne University.

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