Head of Global Initiatives, North America
CDP’s global initiatives stand at the crossroads of business, government and civil society interests. As head of CDP’s global initiatives, Sara works in close partnership with these many stakeholders, including 15,000+ businesses and investors, strategic partners like the World Bank Group and various UN agencies, and a coalition of progressive climate change organizations under the banner of “We Mean Business”. Sara’s portfolio also includes carbon pricing, which is increasingly recognized as a helpful tool in the transition to a low-carbon economy. Before joining CDP in 2013, Sara worked for several years in the Australia’s private and public legal spheres, specializing in complex commercial litigation and government relations. She is admitted to the Bar of the State of New York and the Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia.