Chief Economist and Head of the Brexit Unit Institute of Economic Affairs
Julian Jessop is Chief Economist and Head of the Brexit Unit at the IEA, the leading free-market economics think tank, based in the heart of Westminster. He has over thirty years of experience as a professional economist in the public and private sectors, including senior positions at HM Treasury, HSBC and Standard Chartered Bank. Prior to joining the IEA in 2017 he was a Director and Chief Global Economist at the independent consultancy, Capital Economics. Julian has a First Class degree in economics from Cambridge University and post-graduate qualifications in both economics and law.