Julie Currie was appointed as a non-executive director of the Department for International Trade in November 2016. As part of her role she is also Chair of the Audit and Risk Assurance Committee.
Julie is a non-executive director of:
- Social Investment Business Ltd, an organisation which provides loans, grants and strategic support to charities and social enterprise
- Social and Sustainable Capital, a FCA regulated fund manager and social enterprise providing finance to charities and social enterprises
- Fortem, a UK property maintenance company
Until recently, she was the Chief Financial and Operating Officer of the Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales, the largest corporate foundation in the UK.
Julie has 20 years’ experience in the UK Commercial and Financial Services sector. She has held a number of positions in Lloyds Banking Group, including Chief Operating Officer for its UK business turnaround division. Her executive career has included roles with Bank of Scotland and Ernst and Young. She is a Chartered Accountant.