About us

Helius provides services to publishers, and is owned by Julie Gorman and Rich Cutler.

Julie Gorman is fascinated by science and literature. After graduating with a BSc(Hons) degree in chemistry, she was awarded certificates in Teaching English as a Foreign Language and English for Special Purposes. Her first job in publishing was in 1985, as a journals production editor for Elsevier. She later joined Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, again as a journals editor.

Rich Cutler has had a life-long interest in the sciences and the visual arts, and has a BSc(Hons) degree in chemistry and an MA (Distinction) in fine-art photography. He is also drawn to language, and helped to write the Bloomsbury English Dictionary and the Collins English Dictionary. He started his publishing career in 1985 as a journals production editor at Pergamon Press, leaving to become a books production editor at Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. He is an Advanced Professional Member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders – and holds its highest qualification of Registered Copy-editor.