Julia is the Deputy CEO and Technical Director of Airmic, the UK association of insurance and risk management professionals. She heads the Airmic thought leadership and education agendas.
Julia has been a risk and insurance professional for over 40 years, as Director of Risk Management and Insurance for the global law firm DLA Piper and prior to that as Head of Strategic Risk, Insurance and Compliance at insurer RSA.
Julia is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute, a Fellow of the Business Continuity Institute, a past President of FERMA, the Federation of European Risk Management Associations, a board member of IFRIMA the International Federation of Risk and Insurance Management Associations and a Non-Executive Director of several captive insurance companies.
Current Airmic projects include a major piece of research focussing on business transformation and managing risk and resilience in the digital age and companion projects on cyber governance and cyber metrics and taxonomy.