Julie Kortens FIWFM
Consultant: Workplace and FM

Until 2016, Julie led Channel 4’s Corporate Services division where she established both FM and indirect procurement departments. She was responsible for their property portfolio and the multi-million pound refurbishment to transform their London HQ.

A key figure in the FM industry, Julie was Chairman of the BIFM (2014-2016) and is now an Honorary Fellow. She has won numerous industry awards, including FM of the Year and Women in The City Woman of Achievement (FM category). She is also a lead judge on the annual FM industry awards.

Since becoming an independent consultant, Julie has established her own business, Konnected People. She is also a qualified and experience Non-Executive Director and her current appointments include Intu Retail Services, the HMCTS FM Re-Procurement Board and committee appointments with Aster Group Ltd.

Julie is at her best when she works with individuals and teams to improve performance and to influence cultural change. She delivers bespoke workshops with an effective and engaging style. A voice of experience, her blended approach inspires participants by providing real life business examples and anecdotes.

A qualified and experienced coach and mentor, Julie is also an accredited Myers Briggs and Clarit4yD practitioner. She has an MA in Employment and Strategy and is a Chartered fellow of the CIPD

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