Sophie has been a member of the ICAEW since 1998. She qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PwC in London, where she worked in financial services audit with multinational investment management and insurance companies. She moved to UBS where she worked in fixed income derivatives followed by a regulatory and compliance role. After a career break to have a family, she went back into practice in 2010 and focused on personal and business taxation for individuals and medium sized entities. She set up her own practice in 2012 and now provides all aspects of accounting and taxation services to over 250 clients. She specialises in advising owner-managed consultancy firms but her client base covers a breadth of industries and is geographically diverse.