Ian is currently Head of Marketing & Communications at Hermes Investment Management. Ian heads all corporate communications and leads global institutional and wholesale marketing strategy at the firm.
Prior to this, he was the Marketing Director at Baring Asset Management Limited and served as its Director, where he was responsible for all marketing communications including promotion of mutual funds, alternative investments, and private clients.
Prior to joining the firm, Ian was Head of Marketing at Old Mutual Global Investors from September 2000 to November 2001, where he worked closely with the sales team to grow the business and launched its first hedge fund.
He has extensive experience of launching unit trusts, offshore funds, investment trusts, and hedge funds.
Ian also held senior marketing roles at Hill Samuel Asset Management.
He served as a Director of Baring International Fund Managers (Ireland) Limited until August 1, 2013.
Ian received an M.B.A. from Henley Management College.