Telstra International hires global sales director

Telstra (ASX:TLS) has announced that its International subsidiary has appointed Phil Mottram as its executive director of global sales.

Mottram will join Telstra International on November 15, and will report to Telstra International Group Managing Director Tarek Robbiati.

Mottram is a former director of sales for BT's Openreach, and held various other senior executive sales positions at BT over the last nine years.

“This appointment represents a significant milestone in our drive to... ensure we have the right people on the ground to continue to grow our business,” Robbiati said.