Julian was born in Singapore but spent his formative years in Shanghai, China where he attended an international school. He returned to Singapore where he did his National Service in the Singapore Army before attending university in Sydney, Australia. Thereafter, he returned to Shanghai to start his professional career.
An experienced marketing professional, Julian has worked in various marketing functions across industries such as Hospitality, Aviation, Energy, Advertising, Events, and Childcare. He has worked in Singapore, China, and Australia, working in Global Fortune 500 companies, agencies, and start-ups as well as operating as a freelancer.
Julian is passionate about people development and coaching. He has undertaken several coaching roles in his past organisations. He also provides pro-bono consulting for aspiring marketers and marketers looking to test ideas. He has a BSc in Psychology and Philosophy and is a certified Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Practitioner.
In his free time, Julian enjoys playing various sports, travelling, photography, and spending time with his wife, 2 kids and Shiba Inu. He also owns a bar and can be found there on most Fridays!