Partner & National Head of Technology Consulting
Passionate about emerging technologies and their application to transform traditional operating models, Ian joined Grant Thornton in 2019 to lead the Technology Advisory offering in Sydney.
In addition to 20 years as a management consultant, including over five years at IBM, Ian also advises on the Boards of two start-ups, AlphaVista Financial Services and Netlinkz (ASX:NET), and is a lead mentor at Stone & Chalk – providing strategic advice for tech start-ups.
While at IBM, Ian led a number of global firsts including the application of blockchain technology for a global payments remittance platform, the application of cognitive, robotic process automation and social listening for a new mobile retail banking solution and the development of a collaborative operating model to drive innovation between IBM and their strategic clients.
Ian works with our clients to help them define and implement their digital transformation plans, including developing an appropriate technology strategy, sourcing the right solutions and vendors, and guiding them through the complexities of transformation.
- MBA (Strategy & Finance) – University of Sydney
- Member – Australian Institute of Company Directors
- Member – Financial Services Institute of Australasia