Ngahuia Leighton

Infrastructure Development Manager

Crown Infrastructure Partners

Ngahuia is the Infrastructure Development Manager in the Infrastructure Funding and Financing team at Crown Infrastructure Partners. Ngahuia is from Ngati Awa (Eastern Bay of Plenty) and was part of the transaction team that developed and implemented the Milldale model in North Auckland. She worked with central government on the progression of this model into the Infrastructure Funding and Financing Act 2020 and is now working alongside councils and developers to implement the new model. Ngahuia started her career at Treasury and has a strong interest in the infrastructure sector and utilising policy levers to improve outcomes for New Zealanders.