Julia qualified as a solicitor, specialising in corporate finance law. She held senior legal roles in various companies, including Managing Partner, Andersen Legal and General Counsel at T-Mobile UK. She moved into management consultancy in 2004 advising law firms and corporate law departments. Julia spent 6 years as first Commissioner and then Deputy Chair of the Commission for Racial Equality (CRE) with a particular interest in issues concerning the Jewish community in Britain.
She has had a number of non-executive positions including Member of the Strategy Board of the Law and Business faculty of St Gallen University, Switzerland; Frontier Economics Consultancy and is currently Deputy Chair of Norwood . Julia was most recently Managing Director and international VP at Consilio.