Ian has over 30 years’ experience in the Analytics, Information Management, Data Governance, Privacy & Security market, from the earliest generations of Enterprise Information Systems, to current expertise in every aspect of the increasingly complex and ever changing Information market.
Ian has led Information Management, Analytics and Artificial Intelligence businesses for major IT Solutions and Consulting companies, plus smaller niche IM solution providers with a common focus on superior execution and delighting clients with professional innovation, which develops into long term mutually beneficial business relationships.
Ian has worked with clients from all industry sectors at UK, European and Global levels. He combines a detailed knowledge of the specific requirements of each market segment with the ability to share best practices across industry sectors to deliver new and innovative propositions which resolve
complex business challenges to maximise organisational value.
Ian is a regular contributor as a subject matter expert at UK and European conferences. His opinion is sought by journalists across Europe and he regularly contributes on Analytics, Information Governance and Compliance, Data Quality, Information Lifecycle Management, Master Data Management and Data Monetisation, Robotic Process Automation, Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Augmented and Virtual Reality and all matters Digital Information Transformation.
Ian has been described as the “Godfather of GDPR”, a “Digital Hero” and “One of the wisest men on the internet” and is at the forefront of assisting clients move their Information infrastructure from the analogue Industrial world to the Digital domain.
Ian has a degree in Design & Technology from Loughborough University which explains many of his sporting passions.