Sydney Opera House

Deena Shiff

Deena is the Chairman of global wireless infrastructure company BAI Communications, and a Non Executive Director on the boards of ASX listed companies, Appen and the Citadel Group. In addition she is Chair of the Sydney Writers’ Festival as well as Chair of a cooperative Research Centre in health sciences.

Deena was previously a Group Managing Director at Telstra, establishing and running Telstra Wholesale and then Telstra Business. In 2011, Deena established Telstra’s corporate venture capital arm, Telstra Ventures.