Meet the team

When looking at strategic risks, organisations want to make sure they’re working with a team who has experience, the qualifications and expertise. Our in-house Enterprise Risk Management team have a proven track record in supporting organisations to manage their strategic risks.

Sarah Pearson - Head of Enterprise Risk Management

Sarah Pearson

A driven and successful leader with 24 years experience of working in the public sector (in a variety of senior corporate roles with a risk focus) and 10 years experience within the insurance industry in Enterprise Risk Management positions (Consultant, Advisor, Business Partner and Practice Leader). Recently appointed IRM Board Director and Women in Insurance Award Finalist (Risk Professional of the Year) in 2021.

A proven track record of successfully working in and with organisations (public, private and voluntary sector) in strategic planning, change management, performance management, enterprise risk and business continuity.

Qualifications: MBA, Certificate in Risk Management, Certificate in Business Continuity Management, Certificate in the Chartered Insurance Institute.

Steph Jackson - Enterprise Risk Management Consultant

Steph Jackson

A Risk and Compliance professional with 19 years of experience working in the financial services and general insurance industry, including 14 years in a variety of Enterprise Risk Management positions from Manager to Consultant. Most recent experience includes working across the Charity, Heritage, Faith and Educational sectors.

An industry specialist in the design, development, implementation, embedding and continuous improvement of Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Frameworks and Business Continuity Management (BCM) Programmes with a wealth of training and educational development expertise and experience.

An active member of the Institute of Risk Management(IRM) supporting as an examiner and currently operating in the role of Co-chair within the Charity ERM specific interest group.

Current areas of interest and focus include: Climate Change Risk Management, Organisational Resilience and Supply Chain risk.

Qualifications: BA(Hons), Diploma in Compliance UK, International Certificate in Risk Management, Certificate in Risk Management in Financial Services, Certificate in Digital Risk(Cyber Risk and Business Digitisation), Certificate in Training Practice, CBCI Certificate in Business Continuity Management.