Sophie is an independent consultant at Keyah Consulting and co-director of This Equals Ltd. She has delivered a range of projects across health and care, and the built environment, where she works on strategy development and policy analysis. She is passionate about building positive and effective stakeholder networks and relationships. Prior to this, Sophie led on high profile national and international programmes in the Department of Health and Social Care where she was for 15 years.

In moving to consultancy, Sophie has established herself as an expert on Artificial Intelligence and on the role and value of data. She is a keen advocate of data ethics and regularly writes on this.

Sophie sits on the Healthcare Sector Executive Committee at The Institution of Engineering and Technology. She holds a PhD from the University of Queensland. Her focus was on the history of science and technology.