Executive Director,Shared Services, Human Resources
Darren Fewster is the Executive Director of Telstra’s HR Shared Services. Darren is responsible for Telstra-Wide Recruitment, OD and Learning, HR Advisory Services, Industrial Relations, HR Technology, Payroll and Process Excellence..
Darren joined Telstra in 20004 as a Senior Lawyer and was promoted to the role of General Counsel leading the Telstra employment law team in 2006. He moved to HR in 2007 and commenced in his current role in 2011.
Prior to Telstra, Darren worked as a lawyer with Herbert Smith Freehills. His employment background also includes senior intelligence roles, involving the investigation of organised and white collar crime, with the Australian Crime Commission and State law enforcement agencies.
Darren studied at the University of Western Australia and was awarded degrees in Law (with first class Honours) and Psychology (with Honours).