Sophie Barker (née Roebuck)

Consultant | London

Sophie is a Consultant in the CFO & Audit  and Board practices in London. She executes on global searches, primarily in the UK, Asia, Middle East and Americas. Her primary areas of focus include CFOs and FDs as well as executives within financial and product control, FP&A, tax and treasury. Within Audit, her remit includes Chief Auditor and Chief Auditor minus one mandates.

Within the Board practice, Sophie leads on Chair, Committee Chair, NED and advisory appointments. She is passionate about the development of the next generation of NED talent.

Prior to joining Leathwaite in 2015, Sophie spent two years at a global recruitment firm in the Financial Services practice. Before that, Sophie worked for a boutique recruitment consultancy.


Sophie graduated from St Andrews University in 2012 with a Masters in History.