Ian is a catering and food service professional with over 30 years in the industry in senior operational and business development roles.He has extensive,specialist knowledge of food services for clients in business and industry,sports arenas,stadiums and conference venues.
- Prior to joining Turpin Smale,Ian worked for the Compass Group in a senior business development role delivering over £250m of new business.
- As Business Development Director for Sodexo UK, Ian led the International Account team for UK based blue chip organisations such as HSBC,BAT and BP.
- Working for the Sutcliffe Catering group, Ian had a number of senior regional operations roles, managing food services for clients such as British Airways, Food Motor Company, Du Pont and Procter and Gamble.
- Ian is a member of The Institute of Hospitality.
"Ian is extremely personable, positive, self motivated and a good strategic thinker, mixed with sound common sense"