An environmental scientist by academic background, Sarah’s career spans 18 years working in the sustainability, regulatory and strategy arenas, the last 14 with Kelda/Yorkshire Water. Sarah currently leads the Strategy and Sustainability agenda at Group level; ensuring that sustainability is an integral part of the organisation’s vision and long-term strategic objectives.
Sarah’s main interests lie with organisational effectiveness, change management and the effective execution of corporate strategy aligned to sustainability goals. She is an advocate of collaboration and has recently chaired the Prince of Wales’ ‘Accounting for Sustainability’ European project on integrating long-term sustainability mega-trends into risk management frameworks. She is also the founder and chair of the Chadwick Group; a Yorkshire business leaders’ sustainability network.