Ian’s been blessed to work with more than 60 businesses over the last ten years. Many refer to him as “coach” but the title’s not important…its your results that count.
Founder and Principal
Consulting & Coaching...
Ian began coaching business in 2006 as a licensed coach with ActionCOACH. He's now one of only four Gazelles International Certified Coaches in East Asia.
Specific areas of focus when working with clients have included marketing, sales, effective execution, use of time, and improved teamwork. He’s formally been engaged by businesses including accounting, legal practice, wholesale, retail, travel and hospitality, corporate services, NGOs, financial services, digital animation and more.
Having a Bachelors degree in Biochemistry and a Masters degree in Computing, Ian’s earlier education was spent in scientific and technology environments. This brings a practical and useful dimension to improving business performance.
His experience helps him clearly define business problems with clients and leads them in developing specific solutions that create tangible and quantifiable results. He’s also worked in some of the most famous global corporates including Bloomberg, Lloyd’s of London and Thomson Reuters (Hong Kong).
Facilitation and Workshops
As well as working individually with companies he conducts seminars and workshops for larger audiences. Popular formats can extend up to half-day and full-day sessions.
Ian is also an adjunct coach with the iClif Leadership and Governance centre, a subsidiary of Bank Negara Malaysia.
Adventurer, Sportsman, Performer and Family Man...
He’s married to Carolyn and they have a two-year-old son. He’s also a keen motorsports enthusiast, cyclist, runner and musician. He spent four weeks cycling through Europe and back-packed solo around the world for 9 months. He plays golf, tennis, badminton, squash, football and cricket. He also raced a go-kart in licensed events for two seasons in the UK. He’s plays drums and has performed in over twenty musical shows both on stage and in orchestras. He’s written, performed and directed scripts for short plays and is a proficient tap dancer and occasional stand-up comedian!