Sophia Witherington

Sophia is a member of MBS’s private equity practice, having previously gained a grounding with the consumer products team. Sophia works across the full consumer-facing sector, with private equity-backed leisure, hospitality, retail, and consumer goods businesses. Recent assignments include a non-executive role for a founder-led foods business, CFO for a private equity-backed Scandinavian FMCG business, and CEO for an iconic British heritage retail brand.

Sophia joined the executive search world having previously worked within human resources at Yum! Brands.

Sophia graduated with a first-class degree in Psychology from the University of Glasgow.

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