Julian Watson is a publisher specializing in international book development for general education and literacy programs. His expertise is in getting appropriate, quality learning materials, particularly books, into the hands of the children who need them efficiently and on time. In more than 25 countries, he has brought his publishing skills to projects and programs for ministries and the private sector.

As part of the EDC Global Book Alliance in Action (GBAIA) program, Watson is currently working on research and policy formulation for learning material supply chains in various countries on five continents.