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Lucy Perry

Biography

Lucy is an author, speaker, entrepreneur and business owner, having founded her own ad agency early in her career.  As CEO, she's led a number of not-for-profits including Sunrise Cambodia and Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia. As founding CEO of Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia in Australia, in less than three years Lucy built the team and the communication strategy which raised $7m for the work of legendary Australian obstetrician Dr Catherine Hamlin.  She is currently the Executive Director of Rare Birds, an organisation on a mission to inspire one million female entrepreneurs in the next ten years.

Lucy is the first and only Australian to be listed in the world's top 30 #socialceos. She is a recipient of a Kindness Award from the Wake Up Project and winner of the 2015 Women's Agenda Emerging Leader in the not-for-profit Sector Award. Lucy has been nominated many times and shortlisted twice in the Telstra Business Women of the Year Awards. She is also a member of the Fundraising Institute of Australia. 

Works by Lucy Perry

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