Ian joined Octopus in 2013 and is responsible for making new investments, monitoring portfolio companies and fundraising for the Development Capital team. He has investment and non-executive director experience across a wide range of sectors.
Before joining Octopus, Ian spent over 8 years in Leveraged Finance at RBS, including experience in origination and structuring, portfolio management, secondary market execution, structured credit and restructuring activity. Ian also worked at Ernst & Young in the Transaction Advisory Services group.
He is a qualified chartered accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Ottawa (Canada).