René Cunningham has been appointed as General Manager of Business Development for Telecommunications to drive ongoing growth in the Telecommunications, Defence and Space sectors. 

"We're thrilled to welcome René to the Ventia team", said Mark Ralston, Ventia Group Executive - Telecommunications.

Her collaborative style will be invaluable in offering more compelling strategic solutions to existing and new customers as we redefine service excellence through being client-focused, innovative and sustainable.

René has held senior leadership positions in multiple industries, including the Defence industry with Navantia and Thales. Most recently René led strategic sales pursuits at Salesforce.  

"It's a fascinating time to be working with clients across these sectors,' said René.

I'm looking forward to having an impact in the execution of Ventia's purpose - making infrastructure work for our communities.

At Ventia, we are focused on the delivery of innovative and sustainable solutions to existing customers as well as leveraging our core capabilities and large sovereign workforce into adjacent markets, such as the growing Defence and Space sectors.