Giselle Sebag joined Bloomberg Associates in January 2018. She specializes in developing healthy and sustainable cities and has worked globally at the intersection of urbanism and public health for more than a decade. At Bloomberg Associates, Giselle advises cities in developing evidence-based urban planning solutions with the aim of improving the lives of the greatest number of citizens.
Prior to joining Bloomberg Associates, Giselle was the Vice President of Programs at the Center for Active Design (CfAD), where she oversaw the development, planning and implementation of innovative CfAD programs such as Fitwel, which is designed to foster healthy and engaged workplaces, homes and communities. Previously, Giselle was Head of Built Environment at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) where she selected, managed key relationships with, and advised Fortune 500 companies, governments, multilaterals, philanthropic foundations and NGOs in strategic planning, design, partnership building and evaluation of their ‘Commitments to Action.’
Giselle holds a Master of Public Health from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, joint Erasmus Mundus M.Sc. degrees in international cooperation and urban development from the Technische Universität Darmstadt and the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya, and undergraduate degrees in architecture and government from the University of Texas at Austin’s School of Architecture (UTSOA) and the University of Texas at Austin’s College of Liberal Arts.