Graeme Beardsell

Graeme Beardsell
Graeme Beardsell started in the role of CEO of Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand in November 2020. Fujitsu Australia and New Zealand is a $1B organisation that employs approximately 3000 people across both countries. In this role Graeme is firmly focused on customers, partners and employees, enabling digital transformation for customers and delivering Fujitsu’s purpose to make the world more sustainable by building trust in society through innovation.

Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Approximately 130,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. Fujitsu is approaching 50 years in Australia and is a leading service provider of business, information technology and communications solutions, partnering with customers to consult, design, build, operate and support business solutions.

Graeme is an accomplished technology executive with over 30 years of experience in senior management, sales, consulting, M&A and product management roles. He has worked across start-ups and well-established companies, such as IBM, Salesforce, Experian and Akamai.

Prior to joining Fujitsu Graeme has been working in the Asia Pacific Region over the past 20 years, during which time he has lived in several different countries.

Graeme joined Fujitsu from Akamai, where he led the business across 15 countries in Asia Pacific for six years. As managing director for Asia Pacific & Japan at Akamai, Graeme grew the business more than threefold, and drove strategies for investment and people development.

Graeme’s qualifications are in Business, Economics and Business Administration from RMIT University.

Graeme is a keen AFL fan, enjoys all types of music, cycling and is married with two sons and a daughter.

Champions of Change STEM

Graeme Beardsell is a Member the Champions of Change STEM Group which was established in 2016 with support from the Australian Government’s National Innovation and Science Agenda. The STEM group aim to achieve a significant and sustainable increase in the representation of women in leadership positions in STEM.