Dr Sophie Harwood

Women Travel Advisor, beTravelwise
Sophie specialises in travel risk mitigation strategies for women travellers. She is passionate about other cultures and has lived and worked in Zimbabwe, India, Hong Kong, France, Germany, the UK and the USA. She has worked as a security risk analyst for a Fortune 100 investment bank and as a training manager for a travel security consultancy. She has a doctorate from the School of History at the University of Leeds and has published a book about historical women and warfare. She currently works at Humboldt University in Berlin and is the Senior Editor for a leading language-learning app.