Sara Mills, Senior Policy Adviser, UK Civil Service

Sara Mills

Sara is on the Civil Service Fast Stream, an accelerated leadership development programme to cultivate senior leaders across the UK Government. To date, she has undertaken postings with the Ministry of Defence, the Department for International Trade and the Home Office. Sara is a graduate of the University of Birmingham with a BA in History (2013) and an MSc in International Development, Governance, and State-Building (2017). Prior to joining the public sector, Sara successfully completed the JPMorgan Investment Banking Graduate Scheme, where she developed an avid interest in sustainable finance and impact investing. Following this, she was delighted to secure a competitive internship with the United Nations in New York to further develop her understanding of responsible investment. Sara is passionate about youth advocacy and has had the opportunity to represent the United Kingdom in several international forums, most recently as a delegate at the G7 Summit in Canada.