Julian has been in the auction business since he was sixteen years old. He was trained early in his career by former Senior Partner, Fin McCoull, before spending five years with Bonhams in London where he worked as a general valuer in the Valuations Department. He returned to Anderson & Garland in 1997 where he took over the running of the Silver and Jewellery Department. His other specialist interests also include clocks, watches and furniture.
Julian is a Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and The Society of Fine Art Auctioneers. In early 2014 he also became a Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Art Scholars.