Michelle Sander

Principal Researcher

Not for Profit

Michelle has over 20 years’ experience in Executive Search, with wide-ranging networks across the Not for Profit, local and central government, commercial, health, and education sectors.

Now based in Essex, her early career was spent working with Ernst & Young in South Africa assisting their Financial Services Recruitment Practice to place qualified accountants in the UK before moving to the UK herself. She went on to gain extensive research experience across a variety of sectors before specialising in the Not for Profit sector for the last 12 years. Michelle leads our growing team of specialist researchers focused on the Not for Profit Sector and personally leads searches at Chair/Trustee, CEO and Director level.

Some of her appointments include Chairs for MS Society, Social Care Institute for Excellence, Papworth Trust, NatCen, Chair, Vice Chair and Trustees for St Anne’s Community Services, Chair and Trustees for The Bell Foundation, Trustees for the Canal & River Trust, Historic Royal Palaces, Royal Collection Trust, The Premier League Charitable Fund, Picker, Nesta and Independent Age and well as Chief Executives for Care City and Adoption UK.