Julia Groves

Partner and ESG Lead

Julia Groves - Partner & Head of Digital

Since co-founding britishairways.com in 1994, Julia has invested her time and money in a series of new businesses in the digital and environmental sectors, including Trillion Fund, a loan based crowdfunding platform for renewable energy projects. In 2012 she co-founded the UK Crowdfunding Association and has been instrumental in reforming regulation for crowd investors and creating the Innovative Finance ISA. Julia joined Downing in March 2016 to lead the digital business and now also focuses on ESG and leading the firm's transition to becoming a Responsible Investor.