Mr Joe Thorp
Joe was appointed to the Council of Governors in March 2015 and elected Chairman in May 2016. Joe is a current parent and is a member of the Emergency Committee, the Executive Remuneration and Review Committee and Finance Committee.
With a BA in Politics & History, an MBA and a Company Directors Course Diploma, Joe is a Fellow of the AICD, CEOI and AIM.
Joe is an Hon Lay Canon in the Cathedral Chapter. With extensive international business experience, Joe is Managing Director of Hoshizaki Lancer, a leading manufacturer of Beverage Dispensing and Foodservice Equipment. Joe is Chairman of Guide Dogs SANT, Director of Royal Guide Dogs Australia, Chairs the Council of St Peter's Cathedral, and is a Director of A Noble & Son Ltd.