Angus has worked on communications regulatory, wholesale and commercial transactions over the past 20 years in Australia, the Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and beyond. He has worked for leading telecommunications operators in the sector on some of the leading telecommunications, pay television and broadband deals over this time.
Angus has worked extensively on leading fibre-related projects in Australia, Singapore and Malaysia, including for operators responsible for building the fibre network. Angus has particular expertise in the regulatory framework and the implementation of that framework relevant to these fibre projects.
A large proportion of Angus’ practice is also devoted to the development of competitive regulatory models in the telecommunications and broadcasting industries. Angus provides extensive advice on deregulation of communication markets to operators and regulators throughout the Asia Pacific and the Middle East on these matters.
In 2015 and 2012, Angus was named as Telecommunications Lawyer of the Year (Sydney) by Best Lawyers. Angus is ranked in Band 1 by Chambers Asia 2015 in telecommunications in Australia. Angus is also named as a Leading Individual in TMT in Legal 500 2014. He is also the co-editor of Communications Law and Policy in Australia.
Before starting Webb Henderson in 2009, Angus was a senior partner at Gilbert + Tobin.