Julia Wilkinson

Founder and CEO

Julia Wilkinson is an impact investor and consultant with over a decade of experience in cultivating startup businesses and investors to enact profitable, measureable, real-world change.

Her passion for futurism and social change drives her commitment to shape the world’s future through thought leadership, philanthropy, and investing.

Julia brings to the table deep knowledge of capital markets. For 6 years she worked in private wealth management at Goldman Sachs on a team with $1.5B in assets under management, trading across asset classes and leading project management duties. She also has 4 years experience in venture capital & private equity investing in emerging markets. Julia is board chair of Finance for Good Brazil, a nonprofit that supports Brazil’s social finance ecosystem, and a partner of Social Venture Partners Miami. She has a BA in diplomatic history from University of Pennsylvania and a MPA from Columbia School of International and Public Affairs.

Through imvest, Julia helps clients to integrate impact towards the Sustainable Development Goals within their community, foundation, enterprise, or family office.

Languages: English, Spanish & Portuguese

Kathleen Ford

COO

Kathleen is a results-driven leader who has a strong background in building long-standing partnerships that generate new business and deepen existing relationships. Kathleen is a respected business professional who successfully champions, plans, and executes process and product growth initiatives in diverse business lines including retail, technology, eCommerce, fulfillment, non-profits, marketing, and arts education.

Her 20+ years in complex technical product and project management have given her the right tools to design and implement the right business strategies, plans and procedures as well as establish policies that promote company culture and vision. She is using that knowledge to support Julia and imvest in the day-to-day and enable growth.

Kathleen has a BA from the University of Delaware and has traveled the world helping retailers and companies excel.

Kevin Webb

  Vice President

Kevin has served as an advisor and investor to social entrepreneurs that are leading change in education, sustainable cities/communities, and responsible consumption/production. His valuation consulting and capital markets experience supports entrepreneurs across each stage of business growth while working towards the Sustainable Development Goals.

During his time in valuation consulting, he has valued hundreds of start-ups and advised on business strategy, both in the U.S. and in emerging markets, with a focus on enterprise and consumer technology.

During his time in real estate investment banking, he played a key role in the execution of over $10 billion in capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity transactions in the affordable housing, student housing, and commercial real estate industries, to name a few.

Kevin has a B.S. in Business Management, Finance, from Babson College.

Joselyn Nanett Troncoso Muñoz

Social Media Manager

Joselyn is a self-directed marketer who creates, implements, and tracks marketing plans. She has advanced knowledge in video and photography editing as well as digital marketing expertise. Since October 2020, she has been part of the team that gives life to the company Nutriendo Juntas el Cambio and is the community manager of its digital platforms.

She started her career as an opera-singing student at Izidor Handler Conservatory in Viña del Mar, Chile, and then studied Music Pedagogy at Playa Ancha University in Valparaiso, Chile. She worked for 3 years as the vocal coach and part of the official performing staff at the Rosa Agustina Resort.

Andrew Brenner

Consultant

Andrew has spent nearly two decades in the financial services industry, primarily in market data, covering the Americas and Asia. He has extensive experience in product management, sales, and relationship management, spending the majority of his career working with investment managers. With a lifelong passion for conservation and the environment, Andrew is changing course to focus on sustainable investing and is eager to support Julia and her vision for imvest.

Andrew holds a BA from the University at Albany and is currently completing his Masters degree in Natural Resources at Virginia Tech.