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36 Exceptional Australia 2017 A lifetime of achievement Find out more Bevan Slattery Executive Chairman at Superloop and Megaport Bevan Slattery is an IT and telecommunications entrepreneur with a proven track record in founding technology companies and delivering large-scale ICT infrastructure projects. He is a serial entrepreneur, having co-founded iSeek in 1997 before going on to co-found the highly successful PIPE Networks in 2001. PIPE Networks was one of Australia’s largest internet exchange providers and Australia’s third largest metropolitan fibre network provider, with more than 1,500km of fibre in five cities connecting 80 data centres, 250 Telstra exchanges and over 1,000 buildings. PIPE Networks merged with TPG in 2010. Bevan then founded NEXTDC Limited in 2010 with a vision to build Australia’s largest independent data centre provider. More recently, Bevan founded and successfully raised capital for two additional technology companies – Superloop in 2014 and Megaport in 2015. He currently serves as Executive Chairman for both companies. Bevan has received numerous industry and business awards in Australia as a result of his passionate commitment to technology, telecommunications and entrepreneurship.
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