Sophie Ruddock is the VP and General Manager of Multiverse North America. Multiverse (formerly WhiteHat) is a tech company building an outstanding alternative to college. Multiverse matches high school leavers to career-focused apprenticeships at some of the world’s most exciting companies, from Google and Facebook, to BP and Warner Bros. Multiverse’s mission is to accelerate incredible careers and develop a diverse group of future leaders through their innovative apprenticeship programs. Sophie founded Multiverse's operations and delivery organisation, growing the team tenfold in four years.
Prior to joining Multiverse, Sophie was an early pioneer of impact investment at Social Finance, bringing together business, investors and the government to generate meaningful social change and capital returns. She is passionate about social justice reform, and sits on the board of the prison coaching non-profit, Spark Inside. As a Brit in NYC, she’s always on the hunt for a good cup of English breakfast tea!