Sophie Chandauka

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Sophie is the Head of Group Treasury (Legal) at the Virgin Money Group. She has been involved in some major transactions since joining Virgin, including the acquisition of Northern Rock  and other corporate transactions in excess of £6.7bn as well as getting Virgin Money ready for expected flotation in 2015. Prior to Virgin Money, Sophie was a Senior Associate at Baker & McKenzie LLP in London. Sophie was named by the Lawyer Magazines as one of the Hot 100 lawyers of 2014. In 2013 she was featured in Financial News’ editorial pick of 40 Rising Stars in the European legal profession aged under 40. Sophie also features as one of the top 100 most influential Black Britons on the Power List 2014. Since 2009, Sophie has served on the Board of Trustees of Sentebale, founded by HRH Prince Harry, which provides psycho-social support for children affected by HIV in Africa and is the co-founder of the Black Business Awards.

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