In 2020, Lauren was named one of Management Today's 35 Women Under 35, the UK's longest-running, most prestigious list of young, female business talent. Alumnae include Stella McCartney, Martha Lane Fox, Karen Blackett and BBC Dragon Sarah Willingham.
Lauren was also named a Young Digital Leader of the Year finalist by DigiLeaders100 and one of the Top 100 Women in Tech by WeareTechWomen in 2019 amongst London's most talented women in tech.
Lauren is passionate about helping innovative businesses succeed by ensuring they have the right support to achieve their goals. Prior to Invigorate, Lauren spent time as a strategy consultant helping corporates set their strategic vision, define new business models, set up innovation units, source startup partners and navigate disruptive tech.
She holds a masters in business engineering from Cambridge and a bachelors in industrial engineering from Stellenbosch. In her spare time, she enjoys playing tennis, although once on an internationally competitive level, now socially.