Vice President of Global Immigration
With more than 15 years in global immigration, Sophy King leads Newland Chase’s global team of immigration specialists located in the firm’s 60 offices in 22 countries and oversees the company’s network of partners in more than an additional 100 countries around the world. A recognized industry expert on global corporate immigration, she regularly consults with the leadership of the world’s largest and most successful multinational corporations on their international employee mobility programs’ design and compliance. Sophy is a frequent speaker at international conferences and author of numerous industry publications on global mobility.
Prior to joining the company, Sophy founded Peregrine Immigration Management as CEO and creator of its unique global immigration technology and database platform, Immiguru. This ground-breaking computer platform was the first to collect, organize, and make accessible in a user-friendly format the immigration laws of the majority of the world’s countries and to this day remains the gold-standard database of corporate immigration information. She is a graduate of Cambridge University with a Masters in Oriental Studies and is fluent in six languages.