Julia is a Director of Silk Road Associates based in Hong Kong. She plays a senior role in our business development and client engagement.

Julia has over 18 years of experience providing commercial and financial data solutions for clients across a range of industries, financial institutions, central banks, and government agencies across Asia, Europe, and the United States.

Julia is a former Regional Account Director at Thomson Reuters, based in Hong Kong, where she oversaw the company's regional relationship with its top global investment banking clients, engaging at the COO & CIO level to manage a range of data-critical client projects in sales & trading, private banking, and risk & compliance.

Prior to this, Julia was Head of Sales at CEIC, the world’s leading provider of Asian economic and financial time-series data, where she played a leading role in the firm’s rapid growth and the firm’s acquisition by Euromoney Institutional Investor in 2005.

Born in Hong Kong, Julia spent 15 years living and working in Tokyo. She is a fluent Cantonese, Mandarin, English, and Japanese speaker.