International Corporate Accountability Roundtable

Sarah McGrath - Legal & Policy Director | @McGrathSarah

Sarah McGrath is the Legal and Policy Director at the International Corporate Accountability Roundtable (ICAR), overseeing a range of initiatives aimed at ensuring governments create and enforce rules over corporations that promote human rights and reduce inequality. Prior to joining ICAR, Sarah served as the Adviser to the President at the Australian Human Rights Commission and led the development and implementation of the Commission’s Business and Human Rights Program. Previously, Sarah worked in the Commission’s International Programs Unit providing secretariat and research support to the Commonwealth Forum of National Human Rights Institutions (CFNHRI). An international human rights lawyer by training, Sarah is a law graduate from the University of Technology Sydney and is admitted to practice in New South Wales, Australia. She holds a Masters in Global Law and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Sydney, and is a PhD candidate at the University of New South Wales. Her research is examining corporate accountability in the context of transitioning countries.