Candidate for Mayo
Professor Reg Coutts is an expert in the fields of commercial radio technologies and telecommunications. Holding a Ph.D in engineering, a BE(Hons) and a B.Sc, he has a deep commercial knowledge combined with academic achievement.
After a lengthy career with Telstra, in 1993 Reg was appointed as Professor of Telecommunications at Adelaide University, establishing the department and putting in place ground breaking relationships with industry.
Reg has advised governments on telecommunication policy, been a member of the Australian Communications and Media Authority and participated as a technology start-up board member.
A long term resident of Hahndorf in the Mayo electorate, Reg brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the Mayo by-election.