MBE Spotlight: The Sophia Consulting Firm


Based in New York City, The Sophia Consulting Firm LLC (SCF) is a strategic scientific marketing and communications consultancy that partners with global emerging and established life science organizations with the goal of amplifying scientific innovation. Key therapeutic areas of focus include oncology, women’s health, regenerative and aesthetic medicine.

SCF was founded in 2017 by Dr. Sophia Ononye-Onyia, a scientist, entrepreneur and strategic communications leader with over 15 years of cross-functional experience in the biopharmaceutical industry. While Dr. Ononya-Onyia has worked in many disciplines and acquired many honors and affiliations, her main focus is on areas of drug discovery, clinical development, medical affairs, commercial development, strategic marketing and corporate communications. Dr. Ononye-Onyia is also a leading STEM and diversity advocate with frequent speaking engagements and editorials in top media outlets. You can follow her on Twitter at @drsophiao to keep up on her busy schedule.

Amplifying Scientific Innovation®

The Sophia Consulting Firm’s proprietary Amplifying Scientific Innovation® platform utilizes a three-pronged approach to maximize visibility, scientific credibility and thought leadership for client partners via the curation of advisory services, an influential video podcast series and thought leadership pieces in leading media outlets.

In addition to its scientific strategy core, SCF also supports the amplification of credible scientific information via its acclaimed Amplifying Scientific Innovation Video Podcast. Since its launch on YouTube in June 2020, the series has received close to 1M views and showcased luminaires like the CEO of the American Cancer Society.

For more information, visit their website at sophiaconsultingfirm.com, or contact Dr. Ononye-Onyia at sophia@sophiaconsultingfirm.com.