Darren Rudd is Head of Corporate Affairs and Public Policy ANZ for Tata Consultancy Services, a global leader in IT services, consulting, technology and digital solutions. He manages the company’s corporate reputation and relationships across Australasia and has carriage of improvements in operational initiatives.
Darren has lived and worked in Hong Kong and China and his career spans management positions at AT&T, IBM and BHP. Immediately prior to joining TCS, he held lead corporate affairs roles with Australia’s largest national infrastructure company, the National Broadband Network, and operations roles at Alcatel-Lucent in Asia.
Darren is a member of the advisory boards of Asia Society Australia and the Australia India Youth Dialogue. He was President of the Australian Business School (AGSM) Alumni in Sydney for eight years, and a member of the UNSW Business School Alumni Advisory Board.
Darren holds an MBA (Executive) from the AGSM at UNSW and a Bachelor of Information Technology and Communication from the University of Wollongong. He is currently undertaking a Master International Relations at the University of Sydney. He has undertaken executive courses at Michigan and Harvard universities.