Tobi Petrocelli

Joins LLEX PARTNERS to advise on sustainable impact-oriented direct investments and serve clients interested in using their investment capital for positive social and environmental purposes. ESG analysis screens the company’s financial performance, competitive positioning, brand equity and other key indicators of long-term shareholder value creation. As a result, Ms. Petrocelli strives to integrate ESG issues into our investment analysis and decision-making process while fulfilling our advisory duty to all clients. 

Ms. Petrocelli was the former Director of Strategic Initiatives at Clearbrook Global Advisors. In this role, Ms. Petrocelli was responsible for scoping and implementing special projects and strategic initiatives as determined by the CEO, and advising clients on strategies that improve sustainability performance across portfolios.  She is is the founder of Verde Enterprise, LLC, an independent consultancy focused on growth in profitability by assessing environmental, economic and social governance, and mapping solutions for improvement. Within this practice, Ms. Petrocelli advised to a range of industries and investors, and worked in a variety of roles involving stakeholder engagement and socio-economic development, qualitative research and analysis, relationship-building and project management.  

In addition to her consulting work, Ms. Petrocelli was previously a Senior Sustainability Advisor for AccountAbility, a  leading global advisory firm focused on corporate responsibility and sustainable development for Fortune 50 companies. Tobi has worked with both national and global development organizations, as well as NGOs in Europe, Asia and Africa, focusing on social challenges and strategic planning for environmental and disaster risk reduction. Her clients include the United Nations, state municipalities, and high net worth individuals and family offices.

Tobi has a BA from Fordham University and a Masters in Science in Sustainability Management from Columbia University. She is currently completing her Doctorate in Integrated Reporting and formalized Impact Standards from Walden University.