Sam Sangster is the CEO of the Western City & Aerotropolis Authority. His career spans both the public and private sectors, including time with some of Australia's largest ASX-listed companies and professional service firms. Sam has worked with the Victorian Government, delivering multi-billion dollar projects such as Melbourne's Docklands in partnership with the private sector.
As CEO of Health Infrastructure NSW, Sam was responsible for steering the delivery of the largest portfolio of health capital works in Australia, spanning metro, regional and rural NSW. During the five years of his tenure, Sam oversaw the growth of the portfolio from $3.2 billion in 2011-12 to $14.4 billion in 2018-19.
He is an experienced leader, an astute businessman, an expert negotiator and a tertiary qualified lawyer, accountant and computer scientist.