Sarah Coleman

Chief People Officer

Sarah Coleman is the Chief People Officer. She is responsible for driving a new and innovative people strategy and driving Adarma’s DE&I strategy. With over two decades of experience as a global HR leader and organisation change expert, she specialises in helping organisations implement innovative new ways of working that support long-term culture change, improve employee satisfaction, facilitate change management, and drive strategic growth.

Before joining Adarma, Sarah was the Global People and Communications Director at WPP, where she was responsible for transforming the organisation’s IT people strategy and delivery model, scaling the number of employees from 200 to 2,500. This included transitioning IT staff from WPP’s 1,500 plus agencies into a centralised operating model.

Prior to her role at WPP, Sarah was Vice President of HR at ICF International, where she headed all aspects of people strategy and change for the European and Asian markets during a period of significant acquisitive and organic growth.

Outside of Adarma, Sarah spends her time with her family, acting as a taxi for her daughter, doing Zumba, and running.