Matt Langworthy, BA, MBA

Matt Langworthy, BA, MBA

Kaitohu Whakawhanake Pakihi (Director Strategy & Business Development

Matt is Kaitohu Whakawhanake Pakihi (Director Strategy & Business Development).  He trained as an accountant, working in the private sector before transitioning to public sector management and strategic leadership roles.  Matt has worked in alcohol regulation and harm reduction for 14 years, including as Secretary of the Alcohol Regulatory & Licensing Authority, and more recently as Programme Manager of the government’s alcohol harm reduction programme at Te Hiringa Hauora / Health Promotion Agency.  

Matt has previously worked in employment mediation and was National Manager Coronial Services. He has held a number of board roles, currently holding the property and treasurer roles at Roseneath School.  In 2018 Matt completed his Masters of Business Administration from Te Herenga Waka / Victoria University.  He graduated with Distinction and received the School of Business & Government’s Excellence Award.  

In addition to his role at Tuu Whakahii Waipiro, Matt is a consultant to the Human Rights Commission and serves as Strategic Programme Manager for Te Hiringa Hauora / Health Promotion Agency.