An entrepreneur and investor with significant experience in marketing and consulting services. In 1986 Julian co-founded FTI Consulting, one of Europe’s largest business communications consultancies and following its sale in 1999, became COO of Lighthouse Global Network. In 2001 he joined US-based PE firm Lake Capital before co-founding Iceni Capital in 2007, investing in UK-based business services companies. In 2019 he co-founded and is Chair of Apella Advisors, a strategy firm. He joined the Board in October 2015, and is Chair of the Audit & Risk Committee.