Updated: 28th June 2018
Chiltern Mills is one of Yorkshire’s longest established textile retailers, which operates retail outlets in the North of England, unfortunately, the business became at risk when the parent holding company went into administration following issues with contracts and leases on its premises. Following a reorganisation to secure the successful trading company, the firm received further investment and was taken out of the ownership of its former parent company saving over 170 jobs.
Following graduation from the University of Hull, Julian qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Coopers & Lybrand in Leeds. After a short time with Baker Tilly, in 1989, together with David Wilson, he established Wilson Pitts, a specialist independent practice dealing with all aspects of insolvency and corporate recovery work. In 2006, the Wilson Pitts practice was acquired by Begbies Traynor where Julian is now the Joint Regional Managing Partner for the North-East region.