About Us

Building Confidence,
Community & Careers

LMF Network is a global careers & inclusion platform to build the confidence and careers of people through masterclasses, mentoring and meaningful connections whilst supporting organisations to become more diverse and inclusive.

Since launching in 2018, we have upskilled over 20,000 people across 24 countries and launched the UK's largest mentoring programme with a 98% success rate.

We understand the intersection between confidence, careers and corporate culture and therefore are on a mission to build careers and confidence of 25,000 people by 2025.

The LMF platform was created after 3 years of direct consumer research and over 50,000 hours of inclusion discussions with leading organisations such as Babbel, Steady, PWC and Natwest Business, to name a few.


We believe that to bridge the skills and gender gap; we need to equip women with the confidence, career knowledge and community to succeed.


To empower every person and organisation to achieve their version of success.



Sonya Barlow is the founder of @LMFnetwork - the careers platform & inclusion consultancy, a best-selling author and a BBC Radio presenter. She has won numerous awards for the efforts, including being named Marie Claire's Future Shaper in 2020, Linkedin's Changemaker in 2021 and Top 50 Women in Tech, EU 2022. She is on a mission to build the careers and confidence of 25,000 people by 2025, as well as embed inclusive cultures to ensure diversity.