Justine Roche is leading the World Economic Forum’s initiative on Mobilizing Investment for Clean Energy in Emerging Economies. Her work concentrates on solutioning barriers and enabling public and private-sector collaboration toward scaling clean energy investment, with a specific focus on the developing world. Prior to joining the Forum, in 2019, she deployed circularity programs for the infrastructure sector in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. She’s also active in the field of environmental education. Justine holds Master’s degrees from the University of Fribourg and the University of Applied Sciences of Geneva, where she specialized in sustainable development.
Transitioning to a low-carbon energy future consistent with the goals of the Paris Agreement requires trillions of dollars of additional investment in the Global South.