Sonya Barlow is woman of colour, a Cass Business school graduate (2015) and has since worked as a Woman in Tech for Dunnhumby and Merkle Aquila.
In 2017, Sonya achieved the rising star award UK (We are the City), which led her to launch Like Minded Females (2018), a network which empowers, connects and inspires females. Since launching in May 18, Like Minded Females has hosted 11 events including one in Malaysia, gained 800 members and been shortlisted for 2 national awards. In 2018, Sonya hosted the Women of Silicon Roundabout tech event, Excel London and has been nationally shortlisted for Tech Business Women of the Year PWC. Sonya is a public speaker, confidence coach and advocate for female rights, representing BAME individuals and Women of Colour.