Ian is Chief Executive Officer of Gadens Lawyers in Sydney. He has over 30 years’ professional services leadership experience servicing clients in the financial services, government, utilities and telecommunications sectors.
Before joining Gadens, Ian was a Global Vice President with EDS (now an HP company), managing its Asian consulting business and, following that, its Applications Outsourcing Services business, overseeing the work of 5,300 professionals in Australia, New Zealand, India, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia and Korea.
For 13 years, Ian was an equity partner with Deloitte in Australia and regional managing partner of Deloitte’s management consulting business in Central Europe where he led practices in 24 countries stretching from the Baltics to Yugoslavia.
With such an extensive management and technology consulting career, Ian brings to Gadens his widespread skills in strategy, cultural change, organisational design and technology strategy, implementation and management. Ian is also a recognised leader in cross-cultural professional services development and management.
In addition to his Sydney role, Ian is responsible for our offices in Papua New Guinea, Perth and Singapore.