Sarah Rapson

Job title

Associate non-executive director

Biography

Sarah was appointed as an associate non-executive director in December 2021.

She is responsible for leading the Financial Reporting Council’s supervision division and its work to enhance audit quality, and is also the senior independent director of North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust.

From 2016-2021, Sarah was the director of authorisations at the Financial Conduct Authority, while prior to that, she was a member of the Home Office Board as the first director general of UK Visas and Immigration, responsible for overseas visas, in-country immigration and asylum. Sarah was also chief executive of the Identity and Passport Service (now HM Passport Office) from 2010-2013.