Graeme Barclay is an experienced commercial executive and qualified Chartered Accountant with more than 30 years’ experience in professional services in the broadcast and telecommunications sector. Graeme’s executive level experience covers a range of business functions including corporate restructuring, insolvency, corporate finance and advisory in financial, operational, business development and general management.
Graeme has held a number of executive level positions both locally and internationally. From 2002 to 2009 he was an Executive Director in Macquarie Group’s infrastructure team and was involved in numerous acquisitions and capital-raising transactions for the then-listed Macquarie Communications Infrastructure Group.
From July 2010 to September 2013, Graeme was chairman of Transit Wireless LLP, which has the exclusive rights to install and operate cellular and Wi-Fi systems in the New York subway. Since 2013, Graeme has been a director, consultant and advisor to companies operating in the telecommunications and technology sectors.
Graeme served as Group Chief Executive Officer of BAI Communications for 11 years, stepping down in mid-2013, following three years as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operational Officer. In his time with BAI Communications, the business grew domestically and expanded internationally, and diversified into private networks and transit location telecommunications networks.
From 2014 to 2018, including a six month period as Group Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Graeme acted for Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan as independent non-executive Chairman of their investment in the Nextgen Networks and Metronode data centre businesses and oversaw their successful divestment in 2016 and 2018 respectively.
At present, Graeme is CEO of Axicom Group Holdings Pty Ltd, which is one Australia's leading providers of independently owned wireless infrastructure, operating and managing a portfolio of approximately 2000 towers across Australia. Graeme also currently serves as a non-executive director of BSA Limited.
Independent Non-Executive Chairman
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