As Executive, Avanade Client Experience, Ian is responsible for creating a unique approach for our clients as we work together to help them realize results. As part of this role, he is driving the development of Avanade’s global advisory practice, centred on the agendas of IT modernisation, business productivity and the transformation to cloud and digital technologies.
Previously Ian was president of Avanade’s Growth Markets, responsible for business operations in Australia, Brazil, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore and South Africa.
Ian has held a number of leadership posts at Avanade, including responsibility for Avanade’s sales, marketing, alliances, innovation and industry focuses. Prior to that, he led Avanade’s UK region. Ian has more than 25 years in technology, consulting, outsourcing and local professional services businesses in the UK, US and Europe, including a number of leadership roles at Capgemini.
Ian holds a combined honours degree in Environmental Science from the University of Exeter, a postgraduate degree from St. Luke’s College and a diploma in Computer Science.