Poppy was the first employee at Founders Forum, joining in 2010 and in 2016 co-founded accelerateHER -a sister company to Founders Forum, of which is co-CEO. She produces and raises sponsorship for all Founders Forum global events, helping expand the brand internationally in 2011 and produces the films created for FF and curated their ‘10 Years’ book. Prior to Founders Forum Poppy lived in LA where she worked in feature film development for Universal Pictures, Misher Films and then Di Bonaventura Pictures. Poppy also co-founded an underwear fashion line in 2008 after graduating from Leeds University with an BA in English Language & Literature. Poppy is a judge of the annual Veuve Clicquot Business Woman Award.