Ian graduated from the University of Wales in 1981 with a joint honours degree in Economics and Accountancy, winning the university’s economics prize for that year. He then trained with Deloittes in London before moving to a provincial practice in Tonbridge to gain small firm experience.
In 1990 Ian jointly founded the practice that was to become BSR Bespoke Chartered Accountants and has specialisms in management consultancy and tax advice for non-UK domiciled clients and ex-pats.
Ian is a keen motorcyclist, pretends he can play the guitar and is a general sports fanatic. He is also an active Rotarian.