After completing a Business Management degree Ian worked for Fletchers, then Downers, before joining Naylor Love in 1985. He was made Joint Managing Director in 1991 at the age of 39, and then took over as Managing Director in 1998. He held this role until he retired in 2002.
Ian remains a Shareholder and Director and brings significant institutional knowledge to the Board. He holds directorships in a diverse range of companies involved in high tech, manufacturing and property.
He is a member of the IOD and CAANZ, and is deeply involved with several community organisations.