Sarah McKinnon

Programme Director


Sarah is a highly-experienced learning professional and organisational development practitioner, with exceptional experience in leading cultural change and the development of leadership skills. She has global experience of delivering large development programmes across many countries, where leadership competencies need to change rapidly due to economic and social evolution. After holding operational roles within HSBC Group, Sarah was appointed to the role of Head of Global Retail Banking and Wealth Management Development Academy. Sarah joined First Ascent in 2012. Her interests include marathon running.