Sophie Lawrence

Associate

Sophie is an Associate at KKS Advisors working under the Impact Evaluation and Sustainable Investing service line. Sophie has been working on a research project looking into the practices employed by purpose-driven companies, such as B Corps, in their management practices, and the communication of purpose to investors and wider stakeholders.

Prior to joining KKS, Sophie conducted research with B Lab UK as part of her MSc, the non-profit that certifies B Corporations. Her work focused on how companies are aligning their organizational strategy with the Sustainable Development Goals. Prior to this, she spent over 2 years working at Barclays Bank, where she led Organization Design and Strategy Projects for diverse business lines, including the Barclaycard Technology and Sales and Trading functions.

Sophie holds an MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College London (Distinction), where she specialized in Business and Environment and a BSc in Geographical Sciences from the University of Bristol (UK). Sophie is Chair of a steering committee at B Lab UK, exploring how companies can best contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals.

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