Sarah Street is Executive Vice President, strategy and innovation initiatives. In that role, she is a director of XL Innovate, XL’s venture capital fund and is non executive chairman of New Ocean Asset Management. She previously served as XL’s Chief Investment Officer for almost where she was responsible for investment strategy, including asset allocation, performance, compliance and risk management and was a member of XL’s Leadership team. Sarah joined XL in 2001 as CEO of XL Capital Investment Partners where she led both the hedge fund investing activities and investment manager affiliate program where XL buys minority stakes in specialty asset management companies. Before joining XL Group, Sarah served at JPMorgan Chase for 16 years, including 10 years focused on hedge funds.
Having spent a year as a student volunteering in India, running nursery schools and women’s programs in rural villages, Sarah has seen many of the challenges faced by women and children. She strongly believes in READ’s ability to make a sustainable difference in the lives of those it serves.
Sarah earned her M.A. with honors from Oxford University.