Wendy Stops

Non-Executive Director @ Commonwealth Bank / Coles Group

Wendy is a Non-executive Director (NED) of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Coles Group Ltd, Altium Ltd and Fitted for Work, in addition to being a Council Member of The University of Melbourne.  Prior to taking up her NED career, Wendy was an information technology and management consultant, spending her 32+ year career with global leader Accenture.  During her final 8 years with Accenture she had been in various regional and global senior management leadership positions including Director of Operations – Asia Pacific; Global Senior Managing Director, Outsourcing – Quality & Risk Management; Global Senior Managing Director, Technology – Quality & Risk Management; and finally as Senior Managing Director, Technology – Asia Pacific.  Over her career with Accenture Wendy worked across multiple industry sectors and operated across multiple countries (including living in New York, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur). Wendy is also a member of Chief Executive Women, a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD) and a member of AICD’s Innovation & Technology advisory panel.  Mrs Stops was educated at Caulfield Institute of Technology (now Monash), completing a Bachelor of Applied Science (Information Technology).