Executive Leadership Team
Meet our Excutive Leadership Team.
Our business is managed by an Executive Leadership Team, which consists of the Managing Director and five General Managers and a Chief Information Officer. The Executive Leadership Team oversees policy implementations, the day-to-day management of our people, and the delivery of services to our customers.
David Ryan - Managing Director
David Ryan was appointed as Managing Director on 14 June 2016. David was the Executive General Manager, Service Delivery at Melbourne Water and has over 13 years of experience in the water sector. He is passionate about workplace culture, diversity, innovation and safety.
Peter Hourihan - Chief Information Officer
Peter is responsible for City West Water’s information technology, ensuring the provision of technology services to all of our customers and the development and implementation of technology strategy including enabling City West Water’s digital program.
Louise Meadows - General Manager, People and Capability
Louise is responsible for leading all aspects of Human Resources and Organisational Development at City West Water. This involves the development and implementation of strategy and initiatives that align our people to the achievement of City West Water’s corporate and strategic objectives.
Cameron FitzGerald - General Manager, Strategy and Planning
Cameron is responsible for leading the delivery of City West Water’s new business strategy that commits City West Water to its new vision of being 'an exceptional service provider that puts customers first and benefits the community.'
Amanda Smith - Acting General Manager, Customers and Community
Amanda is responsible for all customer facing elements of our business, corporate and internal communications and community relations. Amanda’s Group ensures effective capture of revenue, the delivery of high quality customer service and trade waste and connections and metering services. Amanda’s Group is also responsible for the delivery of customer programs for vulnerable customers and to support efficient water use.
Sean Crees - General Manager, Corporate Services
Sean is responsible for strategic planning and legal and governance functions, including legal services, quality systems, risk management, internal audits and corporate and strategic planning. Sean oversees the organisation's financial functions, credit management and its regulatory responsibilities, including pricing, regulatory structures, Government relations, bulk water entitlements and agreements with Melbourne Water.
Maree Lang - General Manager, Infrastructure and Delivery
Maree is responsible for asset management, operational research and infrastructure planning. Operationally, Maree’s team manages the maintenance function, standards and design and asset information, and oversees drinking water quality.