Julian Evans is a British Adventurer and dedicated Fund Raiser. He is married with two children, living in Leicestershire. He is a Proprietary Partner of Knight Frank LLP, the world’s largest privately owned surveying practice with over 500 global offices, where he heads their market leading Healthcare Department which annually advises on c.£12BN of assets. He is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Fellow of The Royal Geographical Society, member of The Alpine Club ,The Arctic Club and The Explorers Club. He enjoys all sport, endurance events and expeditions.
Via his generous sponsors, Julian has been privileged to participate in some extraordinary expeditions and continues to remain very focused on his fundraising efforts. He has reached the North and South Poles on foot, completed the Marathon des Sables and has summited some of the world's most iconic mountains including Mount Everest, Denali and Mont Blanc.
Julian is the 378th Briton to summit Everest and the 45th Briton (and 420th person in the world) to complete the 7 Summits. He is a brand ambassador for The Edmund Hillary Collection and Pagoda Watches, trustee to The Matt Hampson Foundation and also Great Ormond Street Hospital, raising to date c.£1M for charity. He has some fantastic motivational stories that aligns both endurance and commitment with the business world.
Julian's goal is to complete the 'Explorers Grand Slam' by walking to the North and South Pole and summiting the highest mountain on each continent, a challenge that he is close to completing.