Julia Whitney is a leadership coach. She helps product and design leaders shift the behaviours and mind-sets that most get in the way of their own success. Her recent client list includes leaders from Accenture, BBC Worldwide, Tesco, Adaptive Path and Capital One.
Julia brings her own experience as a senior leader to her coaching practice. She has led UX and Design teams for 20 years, in both the U.S. and the UK. Just previous to starting her coaching business, she was General Manager of UX&D and Executive Creative Director at the BBC, leading a team of 150, serving on two divisional boards, and overseeing the design of the BBC’s portfolio of websites, apps, and enterprise UX.