Justine Leigh-Bell

Executive Director

Justine leads the strategic development, management and operations of AFII, and directs our funder relations.

Justine has spent much of her career helping business leaders, financial institutions and governments find solutions to the global challenges of climate change and sustainable development.

Formerly Deputy CEO of the Climate Bonds Initiative, Justine has a track record in building international non-profit organisations with a strong climate impact footprint, most notably in the development of the green bonds market working closely with financial institutions.

Justine has an M.Sc. in environmental economics and policy from Imperial College London and post-graduate training in molecular genomics at Yale.