Sandy Sheard
Sandy Sheard
Head of the Independent Dasgupta Review Team
HM Treasury

Sandy is a Deputy Director with HM Treasury, the UK’s economic and finance ministry. Most recently, she led the team supporting Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta with his independent Review on the Economics of Biodiversity. Previously, Sandy led the UK’s collaboration with India on energy and climate change at the British High Commission in New Delhi, and was Deputy Director for electricity network policy and smart grid deployment at the then Department of Energy and Climate Change. Before entering government, Sandy worked in consultancy in the private sector. She has master’s degrees from the University of Cambridge and the University of California, Berkeley.