Sophie is a former Impact Investor and Consultant. She joined WhiteHat as a founding member and grew their delivery operations in the U.K over the last 4 years. Sophie is now leading the expansion to NYC as GM North America. She draws on a systems thinking, entrepreneurial and results driven approach working at the intersection of people and tech to create impact at scale.
As the economy roars back into life, it’s crucial that the opportunities being created now do not just go to the same people who have always had the best access to opportunity. Degree requirements have meant that America still faces massive inequalities when it comes to finding and promoting those from unconventional backgrounds. Fortunately, more and more firms are turning to non-traditional routes like apprenticeships to find the next generation of talent.16 June 2021