iiNet has announced the appointment of Simon Hackett as the company’s new Non-executive Director, effective immediately.


The industry veteran and found of newly acquired ISP Internode, Mr Hackett has announced his excitement at being more involved in the business on a strategic level.


“My new role with the iiNet Group allows me to have input into broader strategic issues at Board level, while seeing Internode continue to flourish.”


iiNet’s Chairman, Michael Smith, welcomed Mr Hackett’s appointment.


“Smon has a strong grasp of technology and a deep appreciation of customer needs. His track record and experience will be a valued addition to the Board.”