Sophie Neary

Sophie Neary

Internet Entrepreneur with over 20 years experience in Retail, Technology and Entertainment

Sophie was a Founding Director of the award winning BeatThatQuote.com, the fastest growing website in the UK in 2007 and acquired by Google in 2011. She is an Executive Consultant working with the likes of Asda, SYCO and Skype on multi-channel and multi-platform strategy and solution development.

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Sophie is a veteran Internet entrepreneur with over 20 years working in high growth startups and major blue chips.

Sophie was on the management team of JCP Computer Services, acquired by Sun Microsystems in 2000 and a founding director of the award winning BeatThatQuote.com, acquired by Google in 2011.

At BeatThatQuote, Sophie oversaw the development and roll out of the platform and looked after the marketing which, at the time, resulted in BeatThatQuote beating Facebook to be the fastest growing website in the UK. After stepping back from her day to day role at BeatThatQuote Sophie became a freelance consultant.

As an executive consultant Sophie’s roles having included: CIO of Silk Route, the company who developed and ran TescoEntertainment.com. Crystal Entertainment and Board Level Consultant for Asda developing multi-channel strategy across all their businesses. Sophie also sits on the board of a couple of innovative start-ups, specialising in big data and retail, while also mentoring women in technology.

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Collaboration
Data and security
Digital
Entrepreneurialism
Innovation/Creativity
Leadership
Risk
Tech
Women in leadership

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