Sandra Boss

Sandra is an RSA Trustee.

Sandra Boss, Senior Managing Director, is Chief Operating Officer for BlackRock’s Global Client Business and a leader in the firm’s mission to serve wealth and institutional clients by delivering the solutions they need to meet their investment objectives. She is a member of BlackRock’s Global Operating Committee and co-chair for the firm’s Global DEI Committee.

From May 2020 through January 2023, Sandy was Global Head of Investment Stewardship for BlackRock. In that role, she was a member of the firm’s Global Executive Committee and was responsible for leading BlackRock Investment Stewardship in all its activities, including launching the firm’s pioneering Voting Choice program.

Prior to BlackRock, Sandy served at the Bank of England as an external member of the Prudential Regulation Committee and the senior independent member and risk committee chair of the Board that oversees the system used to make high-value payments and implementation of monetary policy.

Sandy is a former senior partner at McKinsey & Co. where she was a strategic advisor to executives and boards of global companies in banking, insurance, asset management, financial technology and a wide range of other industries. She joined McKinsey in 1994 and was elected Partner in 2000 and Senior Partner in 2004.

Sandy also has served as non-executive director at two public companies: Elementis Global and Enstar Group.

Sandy has held several other advisory and non-executive roles. Sandy is currently a member of board for Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC). Sandy also served on Impact Taskforce created in July 2021 under the UK’s G7 2021 presidency.

Sandy received an MBA from Harvard Business School in 1994 and a BA from Stanford University in 1989, majoring in American Studies and Economics. Prior to joining McKinsey, she worked for Merrill Lynch and Company and Trammell Crow Company.