Vale Roger Banks: A Tribute Edgar Roger Banks, 10 July 1930 – 26 January 2018

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James R. Holmes

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Roger Banks, Obituary, Telecommunications, Australia, History

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Roger Banks, who was well known to many in the telecommunications industry, passed away in January 2018. He retired as Telecom Australia’s Director of Business Development in 1988, having made significant contributions to Telecom’s commercial development and customer focus. His early career included significant leadership in CCITT’s switching studies. This obituary outlines his life from the early days in Victoria, through his career with the PMG and Telecom, to his post-retirement contributions as a board member and supporter of engineering education.

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