Julian leads IBM's Security Division in Europe, delivering security consulting, security technologies, security implementation services and managed security services to clients. Julian has been assisting government to raise awareness of the business risk posed by the cyber security threat since 2005 and since 2013 has been a panel member at Oxford University's Cyber Security Centre and lectures to Warwick University's MSc Course on CyberSecurity and Management. Julian is a passionate advocate for training military veterans in cyber to help address the cyber skills gap and promotes not-for-profit initiatives such as Salute My Job and TechVets in the UK. Julian was Aerospace & Defence Partner in IBM Global Business Services from 2009 to 2012, and led IBM’s Defence & Security team in the UK from 2005 to 2009. In previous roles Julian has worked in IBM's corporate headquarters in New York and was selected to be Executive Assistant to the Chairman of IBM Europe, Middle East and Africa in Paris in 2004. Julian joined IBM in 1995 after serving 6 years in the British Army, his roles included Infantry Regimental Signals Officer and Arctic Warfare Instructor. Julian holds an MA in Modern History from University College, Oxford.