Julie Cooke
Member of Hg's Portfolio Team


Julie is Interim Head of Portfolio Engagement at Hg, covering maternity leave and will be with us until February 2023.  She is responsible for engaging with our portfolio companies, including overall responsibility for portfolio events and our online collaboration platform, Hive.

Julie has previously worked with Hg when she was Interim Head of Responsible Investing, also covering maternity leave, in 2019/2020. 

Julie’s original background is in large-scale outsourced recruitment, including a role as Client Director at Capita Resourcing, and most recently was COO of NHS Professionals (NHSP).  NHSP is DHSC owned and supplies bank workers into NHS Trusts across the UK, including resourcing many of the pandemic related projects such as the national vaccination programme. 

Julie has also worked at one of Hg’s previous portfolio companies, Kinapse, where she was Head of Global Talent and Employee Engagement.