Sue Langley is CEO and Founder of the Langley Group, and travels the globe engaging people from all walks of life. Her ability to energise teams for change, develop resilience and wellbeing in others, and to inspire leaders to be the best they can be, makes her one of the most sought-after speakers in her field.


Sue has worked with thousands of business leaders, HR professionals, managers and consultants to help them learn how to harness the brain’s potential, create positive workplace cultures and increase performance and productivity.


Sue specialises in the practical applications of neuroscience, emotional intelligence and positive psychology, synthesising the science and research into simple, practical tools that anyone can use. Her research – aimed squarely at the sweet spot between emotional intelligence, positive emotions and brain science – inspires people to get the best from themselves and from their peers and teams. Her keynotes are sought-after at international conferences, including the European Conference on Positive Psychology (ECPP), International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA), Canadian Positive Psychology Association (CPPA), Wellbeing@Work and many more. Sue works with top organisations such as Oracle, Revlon, SAP, Schneider Electric, Salesforce, Unilever and the Australian Government, facilitating multi-year programmes to build positive workplace cultures, emotionally intelligent leaders and high performing teams.


She is the creator of the world’s first Australian Government accredited 10653NAT Diploma of Positive Psychology and Wellbeing, delivered around the globe through the registered training organisation, the Langley Group Institute. Recognised for her knowledge and expertise in measuring and developing emotional intelligence and strengths, she also certifies others as experts in her role as Master Trainer for the Mayer-Salovey-Caruso Emotional Intelligence Test (MSCEIT). Sue is an accredited Strengths Profile practitioner, and holds a number of qualifications in her field, including a Master’s Degree in the Neuroscience of Leadership from Middlesex University.


Sue appears regularly in the media, with an appearance on Channel 7’s “House of Wellness”, as well as sharing the stage In Conversation with Dr Martin Seligman. Sue is the emotional intelligence expert in the hit ABC TV series Redesign My Brain, broadcast on the Science Channel in the US as Hack My Brain. Sue has appeared as a leadership expert in the documentary ‘Make Me a Leader’ (July 2018), which has won multiple film festival awards including the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival and Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards.