2014 Winners

Diversity Champion HR

Diversity Champion HR

Abbie Wright


Aurecon is a leading, vibrant and global technical services and engineering consultancy that operates in robust expanding markets. Across global resources, transport, property, water and energy industries, their people are empowered to deliver our vision, foster human achievement, and enhance communities in partnership with our clients.

The Aurecon group, with an office network extending across 26 countries, is involved in projects across Africa, Asia Pacific and the Middle East and employs around 7,500 people. Diversity in Aurecon Australasia is managed by a dedicated Diversity and Inclusion Manager who reports directly to the senior leadership team.

Abbie Wright, Aurecon's Diversity and Inclusion Manager, is a long standing employee and valued advisor on diversity and inclusion matters. With a background in human capital, cultural change and leadership development, Abbie's approach to diversity and inclusion is to "bring others on the journey" by influencing a work environment where everyone can feel safe and accepted regardless of difference. Abbie delivers a diversity portfolio that supports Aurecon's business strategy and respects client and staff expectations. Abbie is the mother of an active two year old and a role model for balancing parenthood with a rewarding career.

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