Who we are
SFW Communications Ltd was founded in 2013 by Sophy Fearnley-Whittingstall. Sophy has a wealth of experience in journalism; business communications; PR and renewable energy.
- Former Head of PR and Communications for Good Energy, the UK’s leading green electricity supplier, she has designed and implemented successful communications strategies across the full range of media – including national and specialist press, broadcast and social media.
- A seasoned and successful campaigner, Sophy is a founder member and coordinator of the Wiltshire Clean Energy Alliance, established in 2012 to promote fairer planning policy for renewables. She also worked closely with Friends of the Earth on their key Clean British Energy campaign to influence the UK Energy Bill.
- Sophy has over 20 years experience in financial journalism and business communications. As a broadcast journalist for international news agency Reuters, she regularly interviewed high-profile politicians and business leaders and covered major events including G8 summits and the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos. Before that she headed the Chicago Bureau for Women's Wear Daily, the bible for the international fashion industry. She holds a Masters Degree in Journalism from Northwestern University near Chicago.