At Flexcel Network, we provide advisory services and transformative online and offline sessions to help businesses: prioritize and adapt to support their workforce; recuperate losses in productivity; and minimize ongoing disruption in the transition to digitally-integrated and adaptive sustainable work environments.

We drive strategic projects that ensure organizations become more flexible and nimble in order to emerge successfully as circumstances improve over the longer-term. We handle critical current workforce topics: creating and managing high-performing distributed teams; leading and selling with empathy; and improving communication and collaboration among generations--including Generation Zs. We focus on increasing engagement, responsiveness, and performance.

We conduct digital platform and tool diligence and drive digitization projects to facilitate decentralized access to cloud capabilities and streamline processes. We coordinate data strategies that provide customer insights and analytics to inform timely adaptive and scalable operational and market re-entry and expansion strategies.


Sophie is a work futurist, international keynote speaker, founder and Workforce Innovation Specialist at Flexcel Network who is an authority on Future-of-Work issues.

Her first book, Embracing Progress: Next Steps for the Future of Work, was an Executive MBA Program textbook and required reading for several management school leadership courses. Her new book, "Empathy Works: The Key to Competitive Advantage in the New Era of Work" was released May 2022 noted to be "An insightful and practical must-read for leaders focused on the future." by Kirkus Reviews

Sophie is a LinkedIn Instructor with SHRM-certified video courses. Her courses cover Future of Work skills, Generation Z and Empathy which over 500,000 have taken. She has a widely-popular podcast "Transforming Work with Sophie Wade".

Sophie has held senior management, strategy and finance roles around the world, working in media, technology, and venture capital for companies such as IMG and Yahoo. Sophie studied at Oxford University (BA) and international business school, INSEAD (MBA). For the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), she served as NYC chapter President 2015-17, and on NAWBO National's Presidents' Assembly Steering Committee 2016-19. She serves on the NY Advisory Board of Common Sense Media.



Alexander Weinberg is the Digital Strategy Specialist at Flexcel Network. Alexander has held leadership roles across financial services, fintech, and insuretech sectors, including at JPMorgan Chase, openfin, and Resilient.

Alexander’s executive advisory work helps companies scale operations, digitize processes, orchestrate enterprise datasets, and implement machine learning across their businesses. He helps firms optimize their existing technology assets and processes as well as develop holistic process, data and analytics strategies to set themselves up for the next evolution in disruption and keep them competitive.



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“Sophie Wade is one of the top 25 Remote Innovators and top 75 Remote Influencers.” February 2021

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“"A critical focus on empathy is essential for success in this new environment..." says Sophie Wade.” November 2020

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