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 06-08 March 2018 / ExCeL, London

Julie Hirigoyen

Julie Hirigoyen

Chief Executive, UK Green Building Council

As Chief Executive of UKGBC Julie is focused on delivering lasting change within the industry by engaging with UKGBC members, regulators, and wider stakeholders in an effective and collaborative way.

Julie was previously UK Head of Sustainability and an International Director at JLL, having come into JLL as a result of an acquisition. JLL acquired Upstream, a leading sustainability consultancy which Julie was co-founder and Joint MD of, in 2007. Having led the Upstream team through the integration into JLL, Julie oversaw further development of cutting-edge sustainability services to property investors and occupiers across the UK and EMEA.

Julie sits on the Green Construction Board, the Igloo Sustainable Investment Advisory Committee, the Carbon Trust Advisory Panel.  Julie is a member of the Mayor’s London Sustainable Development Commission, and previously chaired the British Property Federation’s Sustainability Committee for two years.


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