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Sophie Forest

Investment Officer

As an investment officer, Sophie works alongside the finance team to ensure the Foundation's resources are thoughtfully and effectively managed.

Sophie joined the Foundation in 2023 and has a passion for impact investing — helping investors connect their mission and values to their investments.

Sophie most recently served as assistant director of investments at Upstart Co-Lab, where she helped connect impact investing to the vibrant creative economy. Prior to that role, she was investment associate at Cambridge Associates on the Sustainable and Impact Investing team. She's also held roles at high-net-worth wealth management firms and with an impact-focused nonprofit.

Sophie graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Finance from McGill University and is a CFA® charterholder.

Sophie is a Canadian who grew up and spent most of her adult life in New England. In her free time, she is busy exploring everything the Twin Cities has to offer, spending time with her dog and listening to podcasts.