Julie Brown

Personal Data

Nationality: British
Year of Birth: 1962

Studies

  • 1983
    First class honours degree, BA Social Sciences, Warwick University
  • 1986
    Fellow of Institute of Chartered Accountancy
  • 1987
    Fellow of Institute of Taxation
  • 1997
    INSEAD Advanced Management Programme, Paris

Professional Career

  • 1983 - 1987
    Audit Senior, KPMG, UK
  • 1987 - 1989
    R&D Finance Manager, ICI plc, UK
  • 1989 - 1992
    Licensing and Commercial Finance Manager, ICI plc, UK
  • 1992 - 1994
    Financial Controller, Pharmaceuticals, Zeneca plc, UK
  • 1994 - 1997
    Business Development Director, Zeneca plc, UK
  • 1997 - 1999
    Head of Finance Department, Zeneca plc, UK
  • 1999 - 2002
    VP Finance, Product Strategy and Licensing, AstraZeneca plc, UK
  • 2002 - 2005
    VP Finance & Strategy, Operations, AstraZeneca plc, UK
  • 2005 - 2008
    VP Corporate Strategy & R&D Chief Financial Officer, AstraZeneca plc, London
  • 2008 - 2010
    Marketing Company President, AstraZeneca plc, Portugal
  • 2010 - 2012
    Regional Vice President Latin America, AstraZeneca plc, Miami
  • 2012 - 2013
    Interim Group Chief Financial Officer and VP Group Finance, AstraZeneca plc, London
  • 2013 - January 2017
    Group Chief Financial Officer, London, Smith & Nephew plc, UK
  • 2017 - now
    Chief Operating and Financial Officer, Burberry Group plc, UK