Sarah joined Battersea’s Global Programmes Advisory Board in June 2021. Beginning her career in the private sector at US multinational IT firm BMC Software and consultancies EY and Deloitte, Sarah then spent 20 years in the Diplomatic Service with postings at the UN in New York negotiating child rights; overseeing bilateral political relations at the Embassy in Santiago; and overseeing the Iberian consular, visa and passport services at the British Consulate in Madrid.
She then spent several years working in the Prime Minister’s Office, overseeing the delivery of the UK’s ‘GREAT Britain’ international promotional campaign across 144 countries, and delivering through 750+ partners from every industry sector. Sarah is now the Director of Corporate Engagement at the London School of Economics, bringing together business and academia to create positive social impact. Sarah is a passionate advocate of animal rights, and a huge animal lover who grew very attached to the infamous No.10 cat.
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Helping animals beyond of our gates is an important part of our mission to be here for every dog and cat.