Director of Corporate Governance, Legal & General Investment Management
Sacha Sadan is Director of Corporate Governance and on the LGIM board. In September 2016 he was recognised in the Financial Times as one of ‘the 30 most influential people in the City of London’, crediting him as one the leading architects of 2012’s ‘shareholder spring’. Sacha has overall responsibility for corporate governance including areas including environment, social and governance (ESG). His team performs a highly active role engaging with companies in which LGIM invests, seeking to deliver superior long-term value for shareholders.
Prior to joining LGIM in 2011, Sacha was a fund manager and regularly draws on his in-depth knowledge of companies and markets. He was a senior UK Equity manager at Gartmore where he co-managed a range of UK equity hedge, retail and institutional funds. Sacha started his career at Universities Superannuation Scheme where he became the lead equity manager of their £4 billion UK pension fund. In 2009 and 2010 he was voted the top-rated pan-European fund manager in the Thomson Reuters Extel Awards (known as the ‘City Oscars’). In 2001, Sacha was awarded Best of the Buy Side by the Institutional Investor. Sacha is a founding member of the UK Investor Forum and is still a member of their board.