As co-founder of Lodestar, Julie has worked in international real estate for over 15 years, advising on strategic marketing and business development, and has an unrivalled knowledge of the global retail real estate sector. Julie has been instrumental in developing the ICSC European network over the last 13 years and developed ICSC Recon Europe and ICSC European Partnership Programme, delivering revenues of €13m. From Multi Corporation in Europe to SCPG in China Julie has worked with key global investors, developers, retailers and agents to successfully deliver business growth. She is also co-founder and owner of Art Playtime Europe as well as several RetailPropTech businesses. Julie is committed to corporate responsibility as a trustee of several charities, and has supported several global brands in developing their approach to reporting and transparency.