Name:John De Ridder
TitleCompany:Principal, De Ridder Consulting, Australia
Bio:John is recognized internationally as an experienced telecommunications economist with expertise inbroadband pricing and regulation. His career has put him at the cutting edge of developments such asuniversal service costing and the evolution of competition and regulation. In his final role at Telstra, he wasresponsible for pricing wholesale broadband access and data products and providing internal advice on keyregulatory issues.
Since leaving Telstra in 2002, John has worked as an independent consultant for private corporations,regulators, lawyers and governments providing advice on telecommunications, economics, pricing andregulation. Assignments relevant to this talk include submarine cable pricing for DataCo PNG (current) anddeveloping pricing models for the Solomon Islands Government (2020) Coral Sea Submarine Cable.
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