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About Julian

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, a brand ambassador for The Edmund Hillary Collection, 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.

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Expeditions

Julian's goal is to complete the 'Explorer's 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.

North Pole
Reached 2009
South Pole
Reached 2011
S.America
Aconcagua
6,962m
Attempted 2013 + 2020
Asia
Everest
8,848m
Summited 2019
Oceania
Punkak Jaya
4,884m
Antarctica
Vinson
4,892m
Summited 2016
Europe
Elbrus
5,642m
Summited 2017
Africa
Kilimanjaro
5,892m
Summited 2004
N.America
Denali
6,194m
Summited 2018
10,000m
8,000m
6,000m
4,000m
2,000m
Sir Ranulph Fiennes
"Julian, keep up your fantastic efforts to raise sponsorship."
Sir Ranulph Fiennes
David Hempleman Adams
"Jules’s ability to hold together family, work, adventure and fund raise is really quite extraordinary."
Sir David Hempleman-Adams
Lord Coe
"Your ongoing fundraising over the years is very much appreciated. Good luck in your adventures Julian and keep up the great work."
Lord Coe
Hambo
"Jules, thank you very much for your ongoing efforts to raise sponsorship and awareness of The Matt Hampson Foundation, it is very appreciated!"
Matt Hampson (Hambo)