Sophia Witherington

Head of Fellowship, Startmate

What do you do at Blackbird?

My purpose is to empower Startmate's community of founders, mentors and fellows. This includes running our fellowship program, managing our events and amplifying Startmate's voice.

What did you do before Blackbird?

Career spanning executive search, organisational design and business operations. Worked in-house for startups and corporates, as well as within the venture capital and private equity worlds.

What do you believe that others do not?

"You are a product of your own thoughts. What you think, you become."