Sarah is the new CEO of leading London Food Charity, City Harvest. City Harvest exists to rescue food, people, and planet by redistributing surplus food, otherwise destined to landfill, to over 375 charities working with London's hungry.
Working with businesses across the UK, City Harvest also supports charity networks outside the capital, gathering surplus, ensuring it is given to those in greatest need. By providing almost 50 million meals worth of food to date, City Harvest has prevented more than 70,000t of GHG emissions.
Sarah’s 30 years of experience in the UK food and farming sector initially saw her training to be a buyer, she has grown and marketed crops, led funding applications, worked on regional and national strategy, developed business plans, and helped facilitate restructures, delivered audit management, successful retailer partnerships, and latterly as a NED for CGMA, Agri-EpiCentre and Outfield Technology. She also has extensive experience presenting key issues to the media (tv and radio).