Philip is the second of twin sons born to Mary Lynn Miller Sopher and Jamil Sopher on October 6, 1988 in Washington, D.C.
He graduated from St. Albans School in Washington, D.C. in 2007 and then attended Princeton University in Princeton, NJ on a full athletics scholarship (Squash) where he earned B.A. in economics.
Upon graduation in 2011, Philip moved to Paris, France where he taught for one year. After returning to Washington, D.C., he worked as a researcher at an economic consulting firm until 2014. Philip next worked as an on-line journalist at The Atlantic Monthly in Washington, D.C. and later created, developed and marketed the language learning app, ACCINT.
Philip is currently studying app design and pursuing entrepreneurial interest in Paris, France and Washington, D.C..