Sally Rowley-Williams

Sally Rowley-Williams photoSally Rowley-Williams leads Rowley Williams Limited. With a BA from Williams College and an MBA from New York University (having also studied at London Business School), Sally possesses over 30 years experience in and around Wall Street and the City of London. 

She has placed Non Executive Directors on global public company boards, Chief Executives and Managing Directors of businesses as well as General Counsels, Heads of Risk, Compliance, Finance and other top functional roles.  Sally's career includes nearly 13 years at Korn/Ferry International, a leading global executive search firm. During her tenure there as a Senior Partner, she led the UK Financial Services Practice and co-managed the European Financial Services Practice. She also led the Global Wealth Management Practice, Platform Services, and the largest client relationship globally. Sally has interviewed thousands of candidates and re-written over 1,000 CVs.

Sally has also spent over 17 years in banking–beginning in New York with Chemical Bank (now JP Morgan). During her 7 years there as a banker, she spent one year heading divisional recruitment for the BA and MBA Graduate Credit Training programmes. She moved on to First Chicago in London and then spent a further 7 years at what is now Citigroup, primarily in the Debt Capital Markets Group. She was a Director at Arbuthnot Latham leading their Horseracing sector prior to returning to search and starting up Rowley Williams Limited and Career Doctor. The business has grown to provide clients with an international network providing a full service offering.

Sally's non executive work includes Director, Racehorse Owners Association, Greenspan Realty Corp, and founder and Chair of Women in Racing. She is also a member of the Institute of Career Guidance, a Liveryman in The Worshipful Company of International Bankers, a member of Forum UK, an "invitation-only" women's network honouring the top 200 women in the UK and Women Corporate Directors, an international body of leading Women directors.

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