Speakers and other contributors

EY - Georgie Benardete

Georgie Benardete

Co-Founder, Align 17
Member of the United Nations Foundation Global Entrepreneurs Council

Georgie Benardete is a technology investor and entrepreneur. In recognition of her global impact and leadership, she was selected to become a Young Global Leader with the World Economic Forum, and she more recently became a member of the United Nation Foundation’s Global Entrepreneurs Council. Georgie is committed to weaving purpose in her life and supporting others who do.

She is a Co-founder of Align17, a private platform for family offices and ultra-high net-worth individuals to identify vetted, impactful investments. She previously cofounded and was the Head of Strategy of OrchardMile.com, a luxury fashion marketplace for busy women. She also was Managing Director at Multicultural Capital, an independent financial consulting company focusing on renewable energy.

Georgie is an active investor and part of the investment committee in Belle Capital USA, an early-stage VC fund that promotes investments in companies with strong female leadership.