Telecom appoints Sue Sheldon as director

Telecom NZ (ASX:TEL) has appointed professional director Sue Sheldon to its board as an independent director.

Sheldon currently sits on the board of organizations including Freightways, Contact Energy and the Reserve Bank of New Zealand.

“Sue is well known throughout New Zealand and Australia and has an impressive record of directorships with successful businesses, from the state sector through to the commercial sector,” Telecom NZ chairman Wayne Boyd said.

Sheldon took her seat yesterday.