“I think coaching is one of
the keys to improvement. It is impossible to ‘self-coach’ at
elite level in sport. It’s not too much of a stretch to
believe the same to be true of business.”
establishing a successful film production company in his
twenties, Justin became one of Australia’s first internet
executive appointments include senior roles in
telecommunications, marketing and media. From 2002 to 2010 he
was Group Managing Director of Telstra’s broadband and media
businesses, and headed up Telstra’s BigPond new media businesses
in China. He is also the former Chief Executive Officer of
OzEmail and the Microsoft Network in Australia.
experience Justin brings to his coaching, providing his clients
“an authentic and hard-won view of how to succeed in an ever
As head of BigPond Broadband Justin
turned the business from an ISP with declining market share in
2002, to an example of how a large telecommunications
company can successfully compete in the market, significantly
increasing its market share while improving profitability.
the people who succeed in business, sport or personal life are
able to listen, incorporate new ways of doing things and endure
the discomfort of changing bad habits to better ones.
“Succeeding always requires an ability or willingness to get out
of the comfort zone and into a difficult transition zone which
may lead to greater performance,” he says.
Chairman of NetComm Wireless Ltd, and a Director of Tabcorp
Holdings and Members Equity (ME) Bank. He also is chairman of
the National Basketball League, a board member of Basketball
Australia and Deputy Chair of the Sydney Children’s Hospital
Justin is married with five
children and is a competitive Masters rower. Justin plays guitar
“badly” most days and is currently writing a historical novel
set during the Napoleonic Wars.