Spark changed its name from Telecom to Spark in 2014, and announcing the management changes managing director Simon Moutter said “Over the past four years, we’ve gone through enormous change in our core business, we’ve rejuvenated the company at all levels and we’ve transformed from Telecom to Spark”.
“It’s required every one of us to step up to the challenge and collectively give our all, and the Spark Leadership Team has certainly done that. It’s been a privilege for me to work with a team of such calibre on this transformation.
“Leadership succession is something many companies grapple with. This announcement shows our determination to do this right and ensure Spark New Zealand has strong, effective leadership for the period ahead.
The Spark new leadership team is:
Managing Director Simon Moutter
Chief Financial Officer (To be announced shortly)
Chief Transformation Officer David Havercroft
CEO, Spark Digital Jolie Hodson
CEO, Spark HMB Jason Paris
CEO, Spark Ventures (To be announced on completion of an internal selection process)
COO, Spark Connect Mark Beder
CDO, Spark Platforms Claire Barber
Group HR Director Joe McCollum