Who We Are

Wendy Thorpe

Wendy Thorpe LgeWendy Thorpe is Chair of Online Education Services, and a Non-Executive Director of Tower Ltd, Ausgrid, People’s Choice Credit Union and Epworth Healthcare. She previously served as a Director of AMP Bank, and as a member of Council at Swinburne University. Wendy had an extensive executive career leading technology and operations within large, listed financial services companies. This included senior executive roles at AXA (CIO and COO), ANZ (General Manager, Institutional Technology) and AMP (Group Executive, Operations).

Wendy holds a Bachelor of Arts (French), Bachelor of Business (Accounting), Graduate Diploma Applied Finance and Investment, and completed the Advanced Management Program through Harvard Business School.

Wendy joined the Very Special Kids Board in 2011 and chairs the Finance, Risk and Audit Committee. Wendy brings a deep understanding of technology, operations, finance and change leadership together with a passion to support our families.