Jonathon Thorpe

Jonathon Thorpe is General Manager of Whole of Government Governance and Sourcing.

As of September 2021, Jonathon leads the Whole of Government Governance and Sourcing Division which aims to provide whole of government strategic leadership to digital procurement and provide assurance of major cross agency projects. Prior to this Jonathon was appointed General Manager for Digital Identity and myGov in February 2021, after acting in the role from June 2020.  Jonathon is also Senior Responsible Officer for Digital Identity, working towards providing safer, simpler, and more convenient access to online services as part of a whole-of-economy solution for Australians and Australian businesses.  

Jonathon joined the DTA in January 2018, acting in a variety of roles including Australian Government Chief Digital Officer and Chief Strategy Officer before taking up his present position.

Jonathon has extensive public sector experience working across large service delivery agencies with over 10 years in executive roles. He has delivered large-scale initiatives across digital marketing, social media, customer experience (CX), staff experience, and whole-of-government transformation domains.