Sarah Roe, Co-Founder - Global Career Company and Chairman of Friends of Education Africa UK

Sarah graduated with an MA in Anthropology and African Studies which has been a lifelong interested since she spent time in Africa as a young girl. Her early career was very international working in advertising and publishing within recruitment and education. She helped create employer branding propositions for graduate recruiters such as Procter & Gamble, Barclays, Kingfisher, EY and KPMG. She went on to co-found Global Career Company with Rupert Adcock and has enjoyed the challenge of growing a business whilst also growing a family including 4 young children. Alongside her business career, Sarah has worked closely with Education Africa, a South African based charity working to bring a quality and relevant education to the most underprivileged children in the country, for the last 12 years. Sarah became Chairman of Education Africa UK in 2017.