Jodi Cant

Jodi Cant

Director General
Department of Finance

Jodi Cant was appointed Director General of Department of Finance in August 2018.

For the two years prior, Jodi was Chief Executive of Landgate, Western Australia’s Land Information Authority.

Under Jodi’s leadership, the business was named Australia’s Most Innovative Government Agency and 19th Most Innovative Business by the Australian Financial Review.

Jodi is a transformative leader who embraces disruption with a positive and creative outlook. She is an innovator, collaborator and connector and has excellent communication skills.

Her experience crosses the government,
start-up, private and not-for profit sectors and Jodi brings these perspectives to any challenge she faces.

Jodi is a member of the IPAA WA Council and has previously sat on the Boards of PSMA Australia, PEXA Ltd and earthmineAustralia.

Jodi was awarded the 2020 Telstra Western Australian Business Woman of the Year and also won the Western Australian category for Public Sector and Academia.

Jodi is passionate about making a difference for community good and commercial gain.

Appearing at
FST Gov Western Australia
5 May - 6 May 2021
  • Virtual Conference
Digital loomed large on WA’s recently released 2020-21 state Budget, where the state overwhelmingly focused on post-Covid recovery. Among the centerpieces of WA tech investments is a ‘first of its kind’ cybersecurity operations centre, a game-changer for the state’s cyber...
FST Gov Western Australia
22 September - 23 September 2020
  • Virtual Conference
FST Government Western Australia 2020 returns as a special Digital Summit exclusively for our WA Public Sector audience on 22 & 23 September 2020. Necessity, the adage goes, is the mother of invention. A state as much blessed as it is challenged...
FST Gov Western Australia
2 May 2019
  • Pan Pacific Perth
A year on from its inaugural launch, FST Government Western Australia is the state’s leading conference for digital government, offering rare insight into WA’s burgeoning technology program.