Julian Soper, Arup

Julian Soper


  • Global and Australasia Healthcare Leader

Leading our health business in Australasia, Julian leads multidisciplinary teams to deliver sustainable spaces, environments and places that benefit our clients and communities.

Julian is client-focused, people-centred and motivated to create change. He is passionate about leading our teams and helping our collaborators deliver excellent, people-focused design. Julian has over 20 years’ extensive cross-industry experience in the health, education, arts and culture, and research sectors throughout Australia, Europe and the Middle East. 

A natural leader, with a thoughtful approach founded on environmentally and socially responsible values, Julian connects, leads and develops multi-skilled teams to deliver work with meaningful outcomes. Building on his well-established network across the health and education sectors, Julian is well positioned and motivated to lead and grow Arup’s health business and deliver exceptional outcomes for our clients and communities.

 A Chartered Professional Engineer, Julian holds a Master in Engineering Science and is a member of Engineers Australia.