Ian Courtney has held positions in the public, private and voluntary sectors. He was the Regional Director of a niche bank, a co-founder and chief executive officer of a marketing and communications agency, the media spokesman for a software development company, a management consultant, a regulatory economist and an adviser to the OECD.
As well as working in highly regulated environments Ian has worked on regulatory and economic assignments for a number of UK government departments, European governments and multi-national funding bodies, including the World Bank and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. He has worked in support of companies conducting London Stock Exchange initial public offerings, handling market sensitive information.
He served as a local councillor for five years and has interests in many aspects of public policy.