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Sara Poldaas

Investment Operations Manager at Mawer Investment Management


Sara joined Mawer Investment Management Ltd. in 2010 and leads the Investment Operations group. Her team is responsible for supporting Research and Portfolio Management teams, managing operational risk and overseeing client onboarding, trade support, corporate actions, portfolio accounting, reconciliations and performance measurement functions. Sara also oversees relationships with core service partners, including custody and fund accounting providers.

Previously, Sara managed the EMEA Prime Brokerage Client Operations team as an Executive Director at Goldman Sachs in London, England. Prior to that role, she serviced Goldman Sachs’ European clients as part of the Equity Operations Institutional Client Service team.

Sara holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree, majoring in Sculpture from the Alberta College of Art and Design as well as UK CIA (IAQ) and CFA Investment Foundations (Claritas) designations. Sara is a member of the Portfolio Management Association of Canada.