Julia joined 3i in January 2006. She became Group Finance Director with effect from 30 November 2008, having been appointed to the Board of 3i Group plc on 1 October. She is a member of the Executive and Investment Committees.
Julia began her career at Arthur Andersen. After senior tax roles with Hanson plc and Tomkins plc, she became Group Tax Director at Cable & Wireless plc in 2000 and subsequently Group Director of Corporate Finance.
Julia is also a non-executive director of Legal & General Group plc, and a member of the ICAEW (ACA) and the Chartered Institute of Taxation.