Jude and his family have lived in the local area since 1989 and have been actively involved in the local community.
Jude has a Bachelor of Science and has extensive experience working in information technology.
Jude has worked as a market researcher, and since 1988 as a software developer on a permanent and contract basis. Jude has worked in Sri Lanka, New Zealand and in Australia for companies including Able Cooke, Myer Direct, Brashes, Ansell International, Network400, Heinz, Lease Plan and Pac Brands.
Jude is married to Helen and they have two children and four grandchildren. In his spare time Jude enjoys reading sport and is a member of several community and sporting groups in the electorate.
“It is a great privilege to be elected to represent the Cranbourne electorate for a consecutive four terms. Since being elected in 2002, I have continued to work hard for the people of the Cranbourne Electorate.
I will keep on delivering for our local area making sure that we get our fair share.” – Jude Perera MP