Julia Balandina

Vice President and Head of Sustainable Investment Group, AIG Global Investment Group, Zurich

Julia Balandina is vice president and head of the Sustainable Investment

Group at AIG Global Investment Group in Zurich, a private equity vehicle

focused on investments that generate strong financial returns and make a

measurable positive environmental or social impact through their core

products and services. Previous directing the Sustainable Investment

Group, Dr. Balandina was responsible for the development of AIGGIG's

European private equity direct investment business, including originating,

screening, executing, and exiting direct investments. Prior to joining AIG,

she spent seven years at ABB Financial Services as vice president at ABB

Structured Finance, where she focused on debt and equity investments in

infrastructure projects and at ABB Power Ventures and handled

acquisitions and restructuring of energy companies in Eastern and Central

Europe. Dr. Balandina received an M.B.A and a Ph.D from The St.

Petersburg University of Economics and Finance, and she is a CFA

charter holder.


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