Sacha is the member of the National Leadership Board responsible for People and Culture. Her role is to lead the firm's activities to attract, recruit, motivate and retain talented people to deliver on the firm's strategic and operational goals. Prior to this appointment Sacha was head of our Large Corporate and Regulated Industries group nationally. She specialises in advising professional service firms and people related businesses.
Sacha joined us at Grant Thornton in 1994 in our Thames Valley office having trained with a firm in the Thames Valley. She moved to our London office in 1996 where she gained significant experience working with larger listed companies both on audit and public reporting. After a sabbatical for 1998 she returned to London in 1999 and she was appointed partner in 2001. Shortly thereafter she became Office Managing Partner of our London audit and tax practice seeing the business more than triple in size over the next five years.
Sacha has over 10 years experience in working with professional service firms and people related businesses drawing on a combination of her technical skills and her practical management experience in this arena. She is a member of the Association of Partnership Practitioners and a member of the London committee of the Managing Partners' Forum. She is a regular speaker in respect of strategy and operational management of professional service businesses.
Sacha's expertise covers:
- Professional Practices
- Management Consultancies
- Recruitment agencies
- MA (Oxon)(Natural Sciences, Chemistry)