Julian Harper

Tico Capital Management; Former Carnegie Council Trustee

Julian Harper is the founder and CIO of Tico Capital Management, a London-based hedge fund focused on global equity investments. Prior to founding Tico Capital Management, Harper worked at Franklin Templeton, where he assessed global small and mid-cap equity opportunities across industries. He previously worked at AXA Private Equity where he focused on secondary, co-investment, and mezzanine investments.

Harper is a member of Chatham House. He has served on the boards of the Carnegie Council, Sure We Can, and Swarthmore College's Alumni Council. He also chaired the CNL program at the Carnegie Council.

Harper graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Swarthmore College with a double major in economics and political science.

Featured Work

OCT 6, 2014 Podcast

Peaceland: Conflict Resolution and the Everyday Politics of International Intervention

Why do international peace interventions often fail to reach their full potential? Based on 15 years of research in conflict zones around the world, Autesserre shows ...

OCT 24, 2012 Podcast

Why and How the Euro Zone Crisis Will Be Solved

Danish economist Jacob Funk Kirkegaard offers a contrarian take on the euro zone crisis. While he notes that there are political problems within the European ...