Ian has worked in the property industry for over 35 years. Two years as a bank valuer, 18 years in the valuation divisions of two national real estate agencies (12 of these in senior leadership positions at Jones Lang LaSalle) and 12 years in funds management at ING Real Estate. Over the last 5 years, he has established a real estate consultancy practice, providing strategic advice to the property industry.

Over the last 20 years, Ian has presented at various industry conferences and seminars, authored a number of API Journal articles, authored a chapter on Retail Shopping Centres in a student valuation textbook, chaired various valuation reference groups and subcommittees, and was a member of the API Professional Board.  In his role as Divisional Councillor, Ian has also held various roles including Chair of the President’s Appointment Panel, Chair of the Property Economics Board, member of the Marketing Committee and Membership Committee.