A new general counsel has been appointed at BAI Communications.
Emma McCormack joins BAI Communications’ Australian-based leadership team as part of her new role, where she will report directly to the group’s chief executive Peter Lambourne.
Prior to joining BAI Communications, Ms McMcormack was the executive manager, strategic transactions at the National Broadband Network (NBN). Before this, she held positions as deputy general counsel and general counsel, strategy & technology at NBN, “where she played an integral role in strategic projects including the commercial contractual arrangements between NBN and its key partners”, according to a statement from BAI Communications.
“Prior to this, Emma was Senior Corporate Counsel at Network Ten in Sydney, having joined from Sky in the United Kingdom where she worked as Principal Legal Advisor,” the statement added.
“I am thrilled to welcome Emma and look forward to the external perspective and informed legal opinion that she will bring to our team,” Mr Lambourne said.
“Her breadth of experience and business knowledge are both relevant and pertinent to BAI as we continue to grow our business and expand our service offering.
“BAI Communications Australia now has a new senior executive team in place and is well poised to deliver on our strategy.”
Commenting on her new role, Ms McMcormack said: “I'm delighted to be joining BAI Communications at such an exciting time for the company.
“I have long admired BAI for its integrity and vision and look forward to working with the team and external stakeholders on a range of legal matters as both the broadcast and telecommunications industries continue to evolve.”