Vanessa Hudson is an Australia-based business executive. She made it to the news after it was announced that she’d become the next CEO of Qantas Airways. So far, she has been working at the airline company for almost three decades. Read more to know about her age, wiki, husband, net worth, salary, bio, family, ethnicity, parents, siblings, nationality, religion, facts, and more.
Vanessa Hudson Wiki/Biography
Vanessa Hudson was born in an Australian family in New South Wales, Australia. As her birthday is not known, her zodiac sign remains a mystery. Her nickname is Vanessa.
She completed high school graduation at Pymble Ladies College. Later, she attended the University of Technology in Sydney. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business in 1991.
|Date of Birth
|New South Wales, Australia
|New South Wales, Australia
|University of Technology, Sydney [1988-1991]
|Becoming CEO of Qantas Airways
Vanessa Hudson’s Husband & Family
Vanessa Hudson’s marital status is married. However, she hasn’t revealed any details about her husband on the public forum. As per our research, she has been happily married for over two decades.
Further, she is a mother of two children (both daughters) whose names are not available. Prior to her marriage, she could’ve been in at least one relationship.
Her ethnicity and nationality are both Australian. However, we couldn’t acquire any information about parents or siblings yet. We will update these details very soon.
Vanessa Hudson Age, Height & More
Though Vanessa Hudson’s date of birth is unavailable, she is currently 53 years old. She stands 5 feet 7 inches tall & her weight is about 60 kg. She has light brown hair and gray eyes. While her body measurements are not known, her shoe size is 9 (US).
Vanessa Hudson began working at various jobs after completing her bachelor’s degree. Since her graduation, she worked in numerous companies over the next three years.
However, she is best known for her job at Qantas Airways Ltd. Prior to joining the airline company, she worked at Deloitte for a few months. Eventually, she joined Qantas as an Internal Audit Supervisor in October 1994.
In December 1995, she was promoted to the job position of Financial Controller of the Commercial Division. Within the next 20 months, she became the Catering Product Manager of the company.
Over the next decade, she worked as a General Manager of Inflight Services, Executive Manager of Products and Services, and Executive Manager of Commercial Planning respectively. As per her Linked profile, she has been promoted around ten times since she joined the company.
At the time of writing this article, she is serving as the Chief Financial Officer. She has been working in this position since 2019.
She would take over the CEO and MD position of Qantas in November of this year. This decision was made after the current CEO Alan Joyce steps down from the position. This feat makes her the first female CEO of the leading airline company.
Vanessa Hudson’s Net Worth & Salary
Vanessa Hudson has amassed an estimated net worth of $12.5 million. Her major source of income is her salary. As a CFO for Qantas Airways Ltd, she was paid a total of $1.298 million in compensation.
The only person who got paid higher than her was Alan Joyce. After Vanessa takes over the CEO position, she would become the highest-paid executive at the company. In fact, her annual paycheck would potentially be higher than that of previous CEOs.
- She loves pets, especially dogs and cats.
- She has more than 1.3k followers with 405 connections on Linkedin.
- Hudson isn’t actively available on any major social media platform.
- She spends her free time with her husband and children.
- She enjoys traveling to various tourist destinations.
FAQs about Vanessa Hudson
Vanessa Hudson is a business executive from Australia.
Her age is 53.
While she is married, we have no information about her partner.
She was paid almost $1.3 million in compensation for serving in the position of CFO at Qantas Airways.
$12.5 million (estimated).
Image source: Vanessa Hudson’s Linkedin account.