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Chief Information Officer

Sarah Urbanowicz
Chief Information Officer

Honors Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems
Louisiana State University, E.J. Ourso College of Business. Baton Rouge, Louisiana


Houston CISO Forum - Governing Body Member

University of Houston Cyber Security Advisory Board Member

AECOM Accelerate – Executive leadership program

Business Leadership Development I – Texas A&M, Mays Business College

Business Leadership Development II – Texas A&M, Mays Business College


Sarah Urbanowicz is Chief Information Officer at AECOM (NYSE:ACM), the world’s premier infrastructure consulting firm delivering professional services across the project lifecycle – from planning, design and engineering to program and construction management.

In this role, Ms. Urbanowicz leads Information Technology (IT) for the enterprise and is responsible for the development and execution of the global IT strategy, including overseeing its infrastructure and operations, information security and compliance, enterprise application portfolio, IT procurement, and digital portfolio management.

Previously, Ms. Urbanowicz was Senior Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at AECOM, and was responsible for enterprise information security strategy, architecture and operations. Before joining AECOM, Ms. Urbanowicz served as CISO at Hess Corporation where she was responsible for enterprise IT security strategy and operations.

Ms. Urbanowicz holds an Honors Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She has completed several leadership development programs including Accelerate, AECOM’s executive leadership program, and Business Leadership Development I & II at Texas A&M, Mays Business College.

Ms. Urbanowicz’s depth of knowledge allows her to create high-functioning teams with the appropriate capabilities — both people and technology. She also leverages her breadth of experience and insight to deliver pragmatic, tactical solutions for the business. She has a holistic view of information technology that has allowed her to align security posture and strategy with the broader goals of the enterprise.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, AECOM’s public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical expertise and innovation, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.3 billion in fiscal year 2021. See how we deliver what others can only imagine at and @AECOM.