Sam Sangster talks leadership with LV

21 June 2012 By Hannah Carrodus

Sam Sangster is Chief Executive Officer of Places Victoria. In his diverse career, Sam has held a number of key leadership roles with NAB, Freehills and PMP Ltd before joining VicUrban in 2006, becoming Acting CEO in 2010 before being made Chief Executive Officer of Places Victoria in November 2011.

Places Victoria is a long standing partner of LV and facilitates large-scale urban renewal – for residential and mixed-use purposes – within established areas of Melbourne and strategic locations in regional Victoria. Its activities promote housing affordability and diversity; and best practice in urban and community design.

Here Sam shares some of his many leadership experiences - talking about urban renewal, the importance of sustainability, Melbourne's up and coming suburbs such as Fishermans Bend as well as the importance of valuing customers for an organisation.