Founder and CEO
Julia Wilkinson is founder and CEO of imvest, committed to building a sustainable future through social entrepreneurship, ESG, and impact investing. She helps funds, family offices, foundations, endowments and entrepreneurs to integrate impact into their models and investments. To unlock value and sustainable growth, she advises on portfolio construction, manager diligence, growth strategy, and impact measurement.
She is an angel investor and accelerator to high-impact startups, where she helps incubate their growth and sustainable value. Her VC experience includes several years with SV Latam Fund, investing at the intersection of high impact hardware and software innovation in the US and Latam. Julia brings to the table a 15 years of experience in capital markets. She has worked in private wealth management at Goldman Sachs, and alternative investing across asset classes and regions.
She has an MPA from Columbia SIPA and a BA from University of Pennsylvania.
Trilingual in English, Portuguese, and Spanish
Published articles in: Miami Herald, London Stock Exchange Group (Refinitiv) ESG Playbook 2020 and 2021, CAIA, ImpactAlpha
Speaker at: London Stock Exchange Group (Refinitiv), ARC Advisory Group, Economic Innovation Group, HERImpact, Babson MBA Program, Converge Capital (Sao Paulo), Watson Institute at Lynn University (Preceptor + Lecturer), Briyah Institute.
Experienced Board Member and Governance Expert