Peter Gallagher

Chief Operating Officer

Prior to assuming these appointments, Peter served as the Head of Indirect Channels for Megaport, a leading software defined networking company. He designed and led the channel organization with a strategy focused on delivering top line revenue growth across all indirect routes to market.

From 2012-2018, Peter was a regional Chief Operating Officer for Telstra, working in the US and throughout Asia, leading a large-scale transformation following the acquisition of Pacnet in 2014. He successfully built high performing teams across 14 countries, with a focus on in country expertise across all facets of the customer experience.

Earlier in his career, Peter held various leadership positions across Operations, Engineering and Solutions at Telstra, Lightpath and Verizon Business with a focus on International Networks and Submarine Cables.

Deeply curious about evolving technology platforms, Peter’s experience spans multiple continents, leading and nurturing high performing teams in the technology sector.

Peter holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from the City University of New York and is a US Navy Veteran.