Sarah Lang is Project
Director at Infrastructure NZ, New Zealand’s peak infrastructure body. Sarah
is responsible for business development activities, strategic
partnerships, sponsorship and membership acquisition and retention for the
In 2016 Sarah
established the NZ Women’s Infrastructure Network (WIN) and is an advocate for
the advancement of women in the infrastructure sector. Sarah has led the growth
of the WIN network to over 1500 members spread over seven chapters nationwide,
and was recently awarded the 2018 Women of Influence Diversity Award and was a
nominee for the 2019 New Zealander of the Year Award.
Prior to joining
Infrastructure New Zealand, Sarah was Policy Manager at the Committee for
Auckland, and a Strategic Policy Planner in the Economic Development department
at Manukau City Council.
Alongside her role at
Infrastructure New Zealand, Sarah consults to a wide range of public and
private sector organisations, through her own business Lang Consulting Ltd.
Sarah has developed significant cross-cultural expertise working with iwi
groups to enhance economic development opportunities deriving from Treaty