Chair of the Investment Committee
Sarah joined CapGen in March 2020 as an adviser and Chair of the Investment Committee. She recently retired from nearly 12 years as Head of Risk at the Wellcome Trust, supporting the investment division within risk management of its well-diversified £27 billion endowment. She was previously Chief Investment Risk Officer for RBS Asset Management, with experience of asset allocation, long only and hedge fund manager selection and portfolio construction for high net worth and affluent clients across Coutts, RBS and NatWest from 1995 to 2007. Sarah started life in the City in 1980 and has broad experience across commodities research and trading for clients, equity portfolio management for ERISA pension plans and mutual funds, gold mining consultancy and quantitative risk management consultancy. Sarah has an MA in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University and an MSc (Distinction) in Management from London Business School.