Professional: Ian has been with the firm and its predecessor since 1985. He began as a trainee and went on to qualify as a Chartered Certified Accountant. In 2013 he was appointed as Corporate Partner, and based in our Kendal office, he advises a portfolio of over 200 clients ranging in size from business start-ups to long established groups turning over in excess of £70m. His clients span a wide variety of sectors.
Ian lives in Windermere and has worked with businesses in Cumbria since the mid-1980s Ian’s experience lies in acting for the owner managed business. He takes a keen interest in helping business owners achieve their short, medium and long term business and personal goals. His understanding of the local and regional economy and his knowledge gained from working with SMEs for over 3 decades means he is familiar with the issues that such business owners typically face and can offer proactive, timely and relevant practical advice.
Personal: When not at the office Ian enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. His leisure interests include golf, cycling, mountain biking and fell walking.