22 March 2023

Elizabeth Koff AM

Managing Director, Telstra Health

In April 2022 Elizabeth was appointed Managing Director of Telstra Health, Australia’s largest digital health company and a subsidiary of Telstra Corporation.

Prior to this Elizabeth was Secretary,  NSW Health for a six year term. As Secretary, Elizabeth was responsible for the management of the NSW health system , the largest health system in Australia with a $30 billion budget and 124,000 FTE. Key strategy achievements include the implementation of value based care across NSW ,  the progression of E health initiatives and a $2B/year  capital infrastructure  program. For the 2020/2021  Elizabeth lead the NSW Health system through the COVID pandemic and advised NSW crisis cabinet on the management of covid in NSW and the subsequent Vaccine roll out.  

Elizabeth was chair of the Australian Health Ministers Advisory Council (AHMAC) and its subsequent iteration of Health Chief Executives Forum. She is also a member of Chief Executive Women