Strategy Development

Facilitation & Stakeholder Engagement

Policy Development & Analysis


Get to know

Samantha is a multi-disciplinary global water expert. with a particular passion for policy and utility excellence.

Drawing on her extensive experience working on water management in around 100 countries, Samantha is well-placed to advise clients, regardless of their location or situation.

Previously, Samantha was the Secretary General of the Global Water Leaders Group, where she spearheaded initiatives on water utility performance and innovation, working with the Group’s vast network of utility CEOs, regulators and water ministers.

Samantha is an excellent communicator and is respected globally for her insights into water. She is a regular speaker at international conferences and was formerly the Editor of the Global Water Leaders Group’s publication series.

She has also worked in various research and consulting roles with Global Water Intelligence and the University of Sydney.

Samantha is an extroverted and passionate professional who views water as a calling, so much more than a career. She is dedicated to making a practical difference to the management of the world’s scarce water resources. She is known for being a creative and visionary strategic thinker with a mission to always listen to fellow water sector professionals and understand the sector’s needs. She is committed to working with clients and partners to build a more sustainable world.


Master of Science in Water Science, Policy and Management
University of Oxford
Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)
University of Sydney
Bachelor of Arts
University of Sydney