An experienced Company Director, business owner and corporate strategy mentor.
A former Tasmanian Government Minister.
A PhD in Life Sciences from the University of Tasmania.
Julian developed a business that is the interface between Government and commerce, especially in the area of resource management.
Tasman Management Services P/L. is a management consultancy, specialising in the identification of core and strategic objectives, negotiation skills, improving communicating techniques and conflict resolution.
Chairman Forest Industries Association of Tasmania (FIAT) (until Dec 2010)
Director UTas Innovation Ltd (ceased operations 2008)
Director Hydro Tasmania (until 2006)
Chairman NSW Department of Industry and Investment - a sea fisheries MAC (until 2010)
Chairman EMerchants Holdings P/L (until 2006)
Chairman Sun Aqua P/L (ceased operations 2006)
1976-1986 and 1992-1996:
Member of the Tasmanian Parliament.
Minister for the Environment and Water - Min. for Primary Industry, Energy and Forests
Shadow Minister for Small Business, Voc. Education and Training, Mines and Health.
Chairman, Select Committee into Victimless Crime.
Prior to 1992:
Principal - "the Right Address" - providing a range of office-based services.
Executive Officer, SALTAS
Attended Dante Alighieri school in Florence, Italy