Stefanie Lang

Executive Director

Stefanie Lang began her work as Executive Director of the Legacy Landscapes Fund in April 2021. She has worked in conservation for more than 20 years, in bilateral and multilateral institutions and NGOs, as well as in the private sector. Before joining LLF, Stefanie spent 16 years working for WWF in various positions in Asia, East Africa, and Germany, most recently as Asia Director and Head of Organizational Development for WWF Germany.

Stefanie has an M.A. in Social Anthropology from the University of Cologne and in 2019 obtained an M.A. in leadership and organizational development from the Psychoanalytical University of Berlin. She has lived and worked in the Middle East, Latvia, Belgium, Tanzania, Myanmar and Laos.

“I am very excited to be able to work in this new global conservation start-up and bring my passion, experience, and skills to ensure that the Legacy Landscapes Fund realizes its full potential to contribute to thriving biodiversity and effective conservation at a global scale.”

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