The company’s CEO, Kelly Byer-Rosmarin, was replaced three days after she was questioned by the company Australian Senate Due to a malfunction that occurred in the early hours of November 8, which led to a halt telephone service Mobile And the Internet In Company “Optus“For about 12 hours.
“After careful consideration, I have come to the decision that my resignation is in the best interests of Optus,” she said in a statement issued by parent company Singtel.
For his part, Yuen Kwan Moon, CEO ofSingleThe resigned Optus CEO led the company through a “difficult period,” including during the Covid-19 pandemic, and was able to improve the company’s financial performance.
He added, “We understand her decision and wish her the best in her future projects.”
And appointed “OptusCFO Michael Venter will serve as interim CEO of the company while remaining in his current position, pending the selection of a permanent successor to Kelly Baer-Rosmarin.
Optus said that the malfunction occurred nationwide after the automatic disconnection of routers that became overloaded during a software update.