Sara Powell's expertise includes corporate reputation and issues and crisis management, capital markets focused activity such as multi-jurisdictional IPOs, M&A and private placements as well as sustainability strategy development, ESG reporting and Purpose-led communications. With nearly 10 years' experience in the energy sector advising clients on sustainability focused programmes, Sara now works with clients across all industries to define what Sustainability means to companies by identifying the two-way relationship between business and society.
Sara has extensive experience in the global development agenda. Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Sara worked at The Children's Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF), the philanthropic organisation formally linked to The Children's Investment Fund (TCI Asset Management) and the UK's largest philanthropic organisation focused on child well-being and climate change. Sara worked within the Leverage team which was responsible for maximising and extending the impact of CIFF's grants in India and Sub-Saharan Africa through high-level advocacy efforts targeted at decision-makers within government development funds, multilateral agencies and philanthropic foundations.
Sara holds a BA Hons in Politics from the University of Exeter and is a graduate from the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership's Business and Climate Change: Towards Net Zero Emissions course.
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