Sari is the Global Diversity and Inclusion Manager at IKEA Group. She has been working in the Diversity & Inclusion space of for over 20 years, sharing her passion for fairness and equality and her conviction that inclusion is everyone’s responsibility.
Prior to joining the global IKEA organisation in 2012, she was the talent manager in IKEA US, leading the areas of Recruitment, Competence development, Leadership development, Succession and Diversity & Inclusion.
In her current role, Sari provides strategic direction to create an inclusive work environment at IKEA, integrating diversity and inclusion into the overall business growth strategy.
Together with her team and with a network of 70 ambassadors from across the IKEA world, she leads the diversity & inclusion efforts, with the aim of creating a positive impact on people’s life at work and in society. Israeli born, Sari currently resides in San Diego CA, while managing an international virtual team and telecommuting to Malmo Sweden, where IKEA Group headquarters is located.