Sophia Kist


Sophia Kist is a Manager in our Transaction Advisory Service practice. She has experience in serving a variety of companies, ranging from start-up stage companies to large multinational public companies. Sophia’s experience includes work in a variety of industries including: healthcare, technology, construction, manufacturing, real estate, energy and business services.

Sophia has extensive domestic and cross-border experience in coordinating all phases of mergers and acquisitions including: financial due diligence, deal structure, valuation analysis, post-closing negotiations, post-acquisition integration, and purchase price allocation. Her experience also includes spin-offs and divestitures.

Prior to joining Bennett Thrasher in 2015, Sophia worked in the Audit practice at KPMG and the Transaction Advisory Services at EY, as well as with the corporate development team of D4C Dental, an Atlanta-based healthcare company.

Sophia earned her Bachelor of Economics degree from University of International Relations and her Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Emory University.

Sophia is fluent in Mandarin.