Julian Giacomelli is an investor-entrepreneur co-founder and president of RISE Kombucha who is known to embody mindfulness in his everyday life and within his leadership.
Julian is an entrepreneur, management consultant, mentor and coach to impact leaders and their organisations. He co-founded RISE Kombucha and Crudessence, Montréal based cutting edge good food startups. He was CEO at Crudessence from 2010-2013 and CEO at RISE from 2016-2019. Julian worked at a global management consulting firm with stints in South Africa, Europe and the US, and taught at HEC Montreal (MBA) in entrepreneurship.