Sarah has 19 years of experience in executive search within the public sector. Starting at Gatenby Sanderson, building market research, benchmarking and research intelligence into headhunting campaigns for UK central government, NDPBs & Local Authorities, she progressed to senior consultant positions for Peridot Partners and Hays Executive where she worked in the charities team focussing on UK & International For-Purpose Organisations. Sarah has led successful campaigns across the international development sector, appointing Chief Executives, Directors and Chairs / Trustees to INGOs, Charities, Trusts & Foundations. She has also worked in the education sector with Imperial College London, Durham University, University of Oxford, University of Cambridge, & Eton College to recruit to their leadership teams. Some of her recent clients include: Sightsavers International, The Institute of Development Studies, The RSPB, Magic Breakfast, The British Pharmacological Society, The Motor Neurone Disease Association, Action for Children, The Institute of Conservation, The Mayor’s Office for Policing & Crime, The Pensions Regulator and the Ministry of Justice. Sarah is a Trustee of Project Yogi.
”I enjoy working collaboratively with organisations that are seeking to evolve. Oxford HR is innovative and progressive which is an exciting combination!
View Sarah's recent placements
Chair Elect / UK
Finance Trustee / UK
Carer Services Director / UK
Manager Governance, International Board and Council, WWF International
CEO, St. Christoper's Fellowship
Trustee to Supervisory Council, HIVOS
Executive Director, European Environmental Citizens' Organisation for Standardisation (ECOS), Brussels
Chair, Magic Breakfast
Country Director Bangladesh, Practical Action
Chair of Trustees, St. Christophers Trust