Sophie is the Founder and Chief Executive of Kite Insights, a boutique consultancy specialising in strategic research, content development and convenings. She has over three decades of experience putting thought leadership programmes to work for organisations. Before founding Kite Insights, Sophie was the head of Global Thought Leadership for PwC, where she spearheaded the design and publication of the Global CEO Survey. At PwC, Sophie was responsible for setting and managing the firm’s thought leadership agenda across multiple platforms and convenings, working with senior leadership across practice areas to draw out insights and execute research strategies. Prior to this, Sophie was Executive Director and Publisher of the quarterly publication, European Business Forum, a joint venture between the Community of European Management Schools and PwC.