Background: Sophie graduated with a Master’s degree (MSc) in Finance from Strathclyde University and became a Chartered Certified Accountant while starting her career with CitiGroup. Sophie has worked in various top ten financial institution the City in multiple areas spanning from financial management to project management and in the last few years, driving operational performance within the bank’s regulatory operations.
Areas of interest: Sophie has been keen to use her financial background to support schools board of governors in the past. She was chair of finance for a primary school in West London for 12 years where she supported the school going through multiple years of decrease in funding, avoiding any impact on the school teaching or its OFSTED outstanding standard. Sophie has newly joined RedR UK as treasurer. She joins the other trustees ensuring that sound financial management supports RedR long term strategy and enables maximum resources for humanitarian work.