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Jane van Beelen

Chief Legal and Regulatory Officer


Jane joined NBN Co on 1 October 2020 and joined NBN Co’s Executive Committee from 1 September 2021. As Chief Legal & Regulatory Officer, Jane is the General Counsel of NBN Co and leads the Company’s Legal and Regulatory functions. The Legal & Regulatory business unit also incorporates the Company Secretary and Non-Discrimination Obligations Compliance Office.

A telecommunications industry veteran, Jane joined NBN Co following a 25-year career across the legal, regulatory, compliance and corporate affairs functions at Telstra, where she led the Company’s regulatory strategy and engagement for 10 years and played a leading role in numerous reforms and regulatory outcomes across the telecommunications industry in Australia.

In her last two years at Telstra, her role grew to incorporate responsibility for the Company’s compliance framework and compliance programs including ethical behaviour, regulatory and privacy.

Jane was also inaugural chair of the GSMA Asia-Pacific Policy Group and a Global Policy Group member, served on the Boards of TIO Ltd and AMTA, including two years as AMTA Chair, and continues to serve as a Director of Communications Alliance.