Julia Paliare is a Managing Director at RSL Investments, a New York based single family office. In her role, Julia is focused on investing in innovative companies globally across media, education, agriculture, consumer and healthcare. Prior to RSL, Julia was a Vice President at Providence Equity Partners, a $50bn asset management firm that invests across Media, Communications, Education and Information sectors. Prior to Providence, Julia was an Associate Director at Scotiabank. Julia is a member of the Board of Directors for LifeLink, a healthcare platform that enables hospitals, pharma companies and insurers to enhance patient engagement and care. Julia sits on the board of Arifu, a mobile learning platform based in Nairobi, which makes it possible for the world’s least served people in Africa to access education on any mobile device. With regards to her philanthropic efforts, Julia is a board member of JustLeadershipUSA, an organization focused on cutting the US correctional population in half by 2030. Since 2002, she has been actively involved with Peacebuilders, a Canadian organization that focuses on diverting Toronto’s inner-city youth out of the justice system using restorative justice measures. Julia grew up in Toronto, has a Bachelor of Commerce from Queen’s University in Canada, and is a CFA Charterholder.