CEO and founder | Leading Edge Data Centres
Chris Thorpe is the CEO and founder of Leading Edge Data Centres, a company with a mission to bridge the digital divide of regional Australia by providing business and communities in regional Australian towns and cities with a greater choice and access to a fast, reliable and a cost-effective network.
Chris is a visionary who continuously strives for innovative solutions. His vision for Leading Edge Data Centres was to provide Regional Australia with the same internet connectivity and pricing as the capital cities. He’s doing this by building a network of highly connected data centres that will provide internet and direct cloud connectivity in regional Australia.
Chris has spent his career leading, transforming, and growing businesses through different technology and economic cycles, and regulatory environments. Chris has gained extensive knowledge with over 27 years’ experience both in the IT and Telecommunications industries across USA, Europe and Australia.