Meet the team
Sarah Nelson, Hatton Garden BID Programme Director
After receiving a Master’s Degree in Social Policy and Criminology, Sarah began her career in the social aspect of Criminal Justice working with such agencies as the probation service and courts. Since that time Sarah went on to qualify as a crime prevention design adviser which saw her work with many Business Crime Partnerships in the Midland’s. This led her in to the world of BID’s. She has recently joined Primera after being the Chief Executive of Mansfield BID for 6 years. She has a wealth of experience in BID management from operational to strategic direction. Sarah’s role with Primera will be to oversee programmes in various areas such as Hatton Garden and Old Street.
James Sackley, Hatton Garden BID Manager
Since university, where James studied Criminology BA and Urban Regeneration MSc, he has gained 5 years’ experience in the field of economic development and has specialised in regeneration schemes, establishing business partnerships and providing business support. He has also had experience supporting other BIDs across the country, so is no stranger to the BID world. Recently joining Primera, James is a Project Manager and will be managing the Hatton Garden BID.
Olivia Watson, Business Administration Apprentice
Having completed A levels in the summer 2017, Olivia has made her first step into the world of work. She is currently completing a Business and Administration Apprenticeship with Primera and is working with various locations such as Hatton Garden and Old Street where she is involved with behind-the-scenes activities.