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Julia Leighton is an Executive Coordinator at the Intellectual Property Office.
Julia's role focuses on stakeholder engagement, the organising and running of events and logistical support to the economics team at the Intellectual Property Office (IPO). Julia has worked at the IPO for over 20 years most recently in Education and Communications roles and is Managing Editor for the IPO Facto blog.
This will be a bit of a departure from the usual blog as I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself as the newest member of the Economics, Research and Evidence (ERE) team.