One of the top 10 most influential women in tech joins GatenbySanderson

Sarah Luxford – one of the Top 10 Most Influential Women In Tech – joins GatenbySanderson as Partner; GatenbySanderson continues the strong growth of its Technology & Transformation Practice with the hire of Sarah Luxford, who has been named one of the Top 10 Most Influential Women in UK Tech and Top 25 Smith & Williamson Power 100 for her support to tech entrepreneurs. Sarah is the founder & lead of the UK’s largest women in tech working group (Tech London Advocates Women in Tech) and helped build one of the UKs fastest growing tech clusters as co-founder of Croydon Tech City.

As well as her commitment to building candidate networks, Sarah focuses upon delivering service excellence and has an impressive track record of senior C-level and Non-Executive hires across private and public sectors. From infrastructure to architecture, data to cyber, service design to portfolio management, Sarah has successfully recruited executives and whole teams to drive large scale transformation.

CEO, Kevin Gordon commented:

We are delighted that Sarah has chosen to join our already successful Technology & Transformation Practice. Her sector insight, influential networks and passion to shape a technology workforce that represents our diverse society is a perfect fit with GS. We can’t wait to introduce her to those clients who are looking to accelerate their change agenda.

Sarah also sits on Tech London Advocates Advisory Board, the Diversity Committee for Founders4Schools and was on the Founding Steering Group for the Tech Talent Charter and regularly challenges and advises the tech industry on the power of diversity. Sarah has served on the SMB Commission for the London Borough of Croydon in addition to the Advisory Board for the Good Employment Charter.

Outside of the day job spotting talent, Sarah also keeps up to date with emerging talent and has been a judge for AsianTechStars, is a regular speaker at tech and industry events, including SPRINT and has co-hosted the very successful TechTalk Show (

If you would like to discuss your current priorities, challenges or career plans with Sarah, please drop her a line at

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