Head of Impact


LeapFrog Investments

Julie specializes in global impact, sustainability and corporate philanthropy with experience working across North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. She joined LeapFrog in July 2022.

As Head of Impact, she is responsible for supporting investment teams in driving impact across their deal processes, building on LeapFrog’s standard-setter reputation in impact measurement and innovating to achieve success for investors at the forefront of profit with purpose business.

Julie was previously Global Head, Sustainability and Community Engagement for Standard Chartered Bank where she led the delivery of the Bank’s global sustainability and community impact strategies across 59 markets and established the Standard Chartered Foundation.

In addition, she has held positions focused on trade and development with the Canadian Embassy in Washington, DC, Corporate Council on Africa, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the African Development Bank (ADB). She has an MBA from Oxford University, MA in International Affairs from the George Washington University and BA from Millsaps College.