Sophie Careford is a product specialist for the Systematic Edge team at Allspring Global Investments. In this role, Sophie partners with the client-facing teams to effectively deliver the products, strategies, and capabilities of the Systematic Edge team to investors within Europe and Asia. Sophie joined Allspring from its predecessor firm, Wells Fargo Asset Management. Prior to her current role, she was a senior solutions analyst for the Multi-Asset team. Sophie began her investment industry career in 2013. She earned a national diploma in business and marketing from De Montfort University. Sophie has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) designation.