Group Chief Operating Officer

Sarah joined DARAG in September 2017. She has over 25 years commercial and management experience within the insurance and reinsurance sector, of which 15 years have been in Board level operational roles. She has worked in privately owned, publicly quoted and private equity backed organisations. In these roles, she was responsible for a broad range of operational and risk functions – including claims, IT, talent and risk management – as well as playing an active part in the development and delivery of business strategy.

Sarah commenced her career as a reinsurance underwriter with Royal Re and Munich Re before joining the Lloyd’s market in 1993 as an underwriter with Wellington Syndicate 1095. In 1999 she joined the Board of Wellington Underwriting Agencies Ltd (WUA) as Operations Director and in 2002, became Group Chief Operating Officer of Aspen at the time of the MBO from Wellington. She left Aspen at the end of 2006 and joined AEGIS London as Operations Director. In 2013 she returned to university to study Business Psychology before setting up her own consulting and coaching business.