Sandra Kerr OBE

Business in the Community
Race Equality Director

​Sandra is Business in the Community's Race Equality Director. Before joining Business in the Community, Sandra worked in the Cabinet Office advising on diversity and inclusion. In January 2012, Sandra was awarded an OBE in the Queens New Year's Honours list for services to Black and Minority Ethnic People.

Sandra also chairs the Trustee Board of Elevation Networks. Sandra spearheaded the largest ever survey on race in the workplace with 24,457 responses - Race at Work 2015. In January 2016 she was invited to join the Royal Society Diversity Committee and is also a Commissioner on the Institute of Public Policy and Research (IPPR) Commission on Economic Justice. Now, she is busy taking forward the recommendations from the government review into Race in the Workplace 2017.