Ian is a senior learning and organisational development professional and Director (Leadership and HR) at PwC’s Academy. Ian is an inspirational strategic leader, educator, trainer with proven ability to setup, manage and direct successful teams in multi-cultural environments, across a range of industries. His specialties include designing and managing organisational development, talent management strategies and initiatives, career development, succession planning, strategic alignment of learning and development with business priorities, development and implementation of training systems and processes.
Prior to PwC Academy, he was the Director of Special projects at (strategy and excellence) at KHDA (Knowledge of Human Development Authority) leading a range of organisational development, learning and development and transformational change projects.
Former to KHDA, he worked as Director of Learning and Development, business excellence and CSR with Jumeriah Group for around 8 years, where he was responsible for leading and driving the learning and development team for implementing processes and strategy across business units and deployment of business excellence processes and methodologies.
Ian has 24 years’ experience leading British armed forces teams. He was awarded 2 citations for leadership, recognised for excellence in establishing operating structures and processes and is certified European foundation for quality management and Dubai quality award assessor.