Telstra-CEO Explains his Trans-Tasman Upbringing

Born in Australia and raised in New Zealand, Telstra CEO David Thodey is a product of both countries – a real Trans-Tasman hybrid. Speaking at the Trans-Tasman Business Circle luncheon in Sydney, Thodey explained what being an Aussie-Kiwi means to him. “I think of myself as truly Trans-Tasman. My parents were New Zealanders. I was born in Australia and brought up in New Zealand. I support the All Blacks and also the Australian cricket team – when they are winning.”

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Sustainability is Abel’s Top Note

Sustainability is Abel’s Top Note

Artisanal companies from Britain to New Zealand are putting environmentally sensitive production, practices and packaging at the centre of their business models, Isabella Kwai reports for The New York Times. Based between…