Julie Segal

Senior Manager, Climate Finance, Environmental Defence

finance, climate, sustainable finance, ESG, just transition, climate justice, climate related financial risk



Julie Segal works in sustainable finance and climate advocacy. She is currently Senior Manager, Climate Finance at Environmental Defence and previously managed an impact investment portfolio at the McConnell Foundation. Segal has won national and global awards for her work integrating environmental justice into sustainable finance, including being named a Top 30 Under 30 in Sustainability (2021), a Young Impact Leader (2021), and winning best essay in the Ethics and Trust in Finance 8th Global Price. Segal volunteers with various community- and youth-led environmental groups and advises on strategies for impact investing. She graduated McGill University with a Bachelor of Commerce.


  • finance
  • climate
  • sustainable finance
  • ESG
  • just transition
  • climate justice
  • climate related financial risk