Sofia C Ikauniks

Program Director


Phone: (617) 253-0430


Sofia Ikauniks joined Corporate Relations/Industrial Liaison Program as Program Director on September 16, 2019. 
Sofia comes to Corporate Relations with more than fifteen years of experience working for international companies in account management and business development roles. She has served as a bridge between complex organizations seeking mutually beneficial relationships in the investment industry, and has in-depth knowledge about European and Asian corporations across a broad range of industries. Ikauniks has hosted hundreds of foreign senior management teams in the United States during investor roadshows and other venues to create and nurture high-level, strategic relationships between capital allocators, C-level executives, and industry research teams. Most recently at UBS, Ikauniks was Executive Director, International Equity Sales where her clients included all the top asset management companies in Boston. Before that, Sofia was VP, European Equity Sales at leading European investment banks.

Sofia earned her B.S. at New York University majoring in Speech Communication and minoring in Chemistry. She earned her M.B.A. at the Stern School of Business (NYU) majoring in Finance and Social Innovation & Impact. Sofia has many interests including sailing and marine diesel engines and she serves on the board of non-profits, including The Opioid Spoon Project (OSP).