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Sophie Guibaud

Managing Director, Europe, Fidor

Category: Senior Leaders

Sophie started her career in investment banking in New York before joining a Growth Capital fund in Paris. She subsequently moved to London to be more deeply involved in start-up operations and was instrumental in the launch of HelloFresh UK, a Rocket Internet backed e-commerce company.

She previously headed product strategy at Bankable and joined Fidor in 2015, where she has created a strong visibility in the UK market and made partnerships with established FinTech companies such as Seedrs and Nutmeg. In 2017, she moved to Fidor Solutions and is now helping banks and non-banks with large audiences launch new digital banking propositions across Europe.

Sophie is an active mentor, advising startups at London’s UCL university, L39 and StartupBootcamp, as well as individuals. She is also an advisor of the You Technology Group, a FX-focused prepaid proposition based in Hong Kong and Astorya VC, an early stage venture capital firm focused on insurance innovation.