Julian founded Calligo in January 2012 and is the company’s CEO. He is responsible for delivering Calligo’s vision of building a client-centric business, delivering innovative managed data services that optimize every stage of the data journey, while ensuring that data privacy continues to be at the heart of the organisation and its services.
He brings over 30 years’ experience in helping organisations streamline operations through the innovative application of technology. He has founded several start-up companies, including VirtualizeIT, an award-winning technology company, as well as co-founding Virtustream Inc., a venture capital-backed cloud service provider which raised over $120m in funding from several US-based venture capital institutions and was sold for $1.2B in May 2015. In 2021, Julian won Digital Leader of the Year at Digital Jersey's Tech Awards.
He also applies his unique expertise as a non-exec to several FinTech businesses as well as working with several local schools on their technology roadmaps. These include Jersey College for Girls where as a governor he works with the school’s executive team on its technology roadmap and innovative ways of applying technology into all aspects of the curriculum.