Programme Manager—USAID ZIKA grand Challenge Projects
Julian is an independent consultant, working with IVCC to support and guide a set of nine R&D projects based internationally and funded by USAID under a Grand Challenge for prevention of Zika and future threats. It includes establishing a new Expert Scientific Advisory Committee to focus on Aedes mosquito control.
He is a specialist in new control technologies for insects of public health importance.
Previously he worked in the agrochemical industry in research and international commercial roles, and also has a background in finance, including working for Lloyds Bank in HQ project management and marketing roles.