Lucia Dempsey


Lucia is an Assistant Vice President in the Global Natural Resources Investment Banking group at Barclays. Prior to this role, she spent seven years in several roles at Portland General Electric, a regulated utility in Portland, Oregon. Her most recent position was in Investor Relations, where she worked with the C-Suite to communicate PGE’’s company strategy and investment thesis to institutional investors and research analysts. During her time in Portland, she also served as the Finance Committee Board Chair for the Business Education Compact, a non-profit that builds sustainable partnerships between local businesses and schools to help underserved students prepare for the workforce.

Lucia holds a Bachelors of Business Administration from the University of Portland in Oregon, and a Masters of Business Administration from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia. Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, Lucia now resides in New York City, where she likes to “travel” to new countries by trying ethnic cuisines at restaurants around the city. Despite travelling internationally for the first time in 2015, Lucia has now visited 12 countries and is always planning her next trip.