Julia has been working in the field of climate and energy for the past two decades, focused on decarbonizing the industry and energy sectors. She is an experienced business developer with a track record of spearheading international projects and integrating sustainability and innovation into businesses and governments strategies.
Julia joined Breakthrough Energy in 2018. She has been shaping and implementing the organization’s activities and partnerships in Europe and internationally. Prior to Breakthrough Energy, Julia served in a variety of leadership roles in the climate and energy sectors – heading industry and energy innovation programs at the European Climate Foundation, ClimateWorks Foundation, and the Institute for Industrial Productivity. She started her career as an analyst at the International Energy Agency. She has worked internationally in Europe, China, India and the US.
Julia holds a PhD with distinction in Economics and Industrial Strategy and a Masters in Corporate Strategy and Industrial Organisation from University Paris Dauphine.
Julia sits on the board of Mission Possible Partnership, is a member of the Mission Innovation Technical Advisory Group and is an Ambassador to France 2030 expert group.