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 organisation.
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 1400
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 settlements.