Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
Mrs. Sarah C. Bates serves as NonExecutive Chairman of the Board of St.James Place Plc. Sarah joined as Chairman on January 2014 and Nonexecutive Director on September 2004. Sarah brings over 30 years experience from the investment and investment management sectors, both executive and nonexecutive. Amongst her many roles, she was Joint CIO and CEO for Invesco UK and its Institutional Division between 1999 and 2003. She has also served as Chairman of the Association of Investment Companies from 2011 to 2013. She retains a range of investment related responsibilities which support her Chairmanship of St. Jamess Place. She is Chairman of J.P. Morgan American Investment Trust plc, and Witan Pacific Investment Trust. Nonexecutive director of Worldwide Healthcare and Polar Capital Technology Trust plc. Senior independent director of U and I plc. Member of the investment committee of the Universities Superannuation Fund.
Age: 57 Chairman Since 2014