Associate Director of Global Energy
Leslie Labruto is Associate Director of Global Energy at Acumen, where she leads Acumen’s $20 million Pioneer Energy Investment Initiative. Labruto is responsible for driving strategy, portfolio construction and thought leadership for Acumen’s Global Energy Portfolio. Labruto joined Acumen from the Clinton Foundation, where she served as Director of Clean Energy for the Clinton Climate Initiative, where she led programmatic strategy, fundraising and partnerships for CCI’s clean energy work for small island developing states. Previously, she worked at Summit Partners, a $15 billion venture capital firm in Boston. She holds two degrees in Civil and Mechanical Engineering from Imperial College, London and Vanderbilt University, where she served as a Board of Trustee.