Sophie Faldo

Great British Bake Off Winner

Sophie was born in London and grew up in Suffolk. After gaining a Bachelors degree from Manchester and Masters degree from Toulouse, both in Psychology, she was selected to attend the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. She commissioned as an Officer in the Royal Artillery where she served all over the world, including Afghanistan.

After leaving the Regular Army, she worked as a surveillance consultant, personal trainer and Alpine ski touring instructor before applying for The Great British Bake Off. As well as her passion for baking, Sophie also loves sports. She has previously held National Age-group titles in both Rowing and Track Cycling. She enjoys keeping fit and is also currently training for the stunt register. Sophie specialises in celebration cakes, chocolaterie and fine patisserie and has an interest in alternative grains, sugar-free baking and performance foods.

To book Sophie Faldo as the celebrity chef for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Sophie is known to cover the following topics:

  • Celebrity Chef
  • Culinary Expert
  • Shows & Events
  • Sugar Free Baking
  • Health Foods
  • British Cuisine