Sophie Grange-Chamfray joined Synchronicity Earth in November 2018 as our Programme Manager. She has been working in wildlife conservation since 2002 and has expertise in project design and management, fundraising, statistical and spatial analysis, and innovative conservation tools.
She has worked for several NGOs, including Endangered Wildlife Trust (South Africa), IGF Foundation (France), Rainforest Foundation UK and the International Institute for Environment and Development. Before coming to Synchronicity Earth, she was working as Project Coordinator for the Africa Conservation Programme at the Zoological Society of London. Sophie holds a MSc in Analysis and Modelling of Biological Systems from University of Lyon, and a PhD on the Population ecology and modelling of wild equids from University of Poitiers. She was also a Post-doctoral Fellow and Assistant Lecturer at University of the Witwatersrand. She has field experience in France, Botswana, Zimbabwe, South Africa and Bahrain.