Chorus has announced seven executive appointments, in the run-up to structural separation from Telecom.
A statement from Chorus notes that the appointments will be effective "in the event that shareholders approve the proposed demerger."
While most of the appointments have been confirmed, the role of Chief Financial Officer has not yet been filled. Brian Hall, who has been appointed as Financial Controller will act as CFO in the interim.
The executive team is:
Ed Beattie, GM Property & Network Operations; Sara Broadhurst, GM Human Resources; Chris Dyhrberg, GM Network Build; Irene Lovejoy, Executive Assistant to the CEO; Vanessa Oakley, General Counsel & Company Secretary; Ewen Powell, CIO; and Nick Woodward, GM Customer Services.
The role of GM Sales & Marketing is "close to confirmation and will be announced in the next few days", the Chorus statement says.