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About Ian

Founded (2013) and ran the world's largest online platform in its space (SaaS members network) til its sale to Private Equity (MBO) in Jun 2016. The business was ranked in the Deloitte Fast Track 2016, 17 and 18 and Regional Winner in the North West - Fastest Growing Tech Company.

I am now working with fast growth companies with global ambitions. I was Chair of Careermap.co.uk (2016-2018) - the UK’s leading apprenticeship job board (sold to Trade Buyer in Oct 18) and I am a Board Advisor to GP Bullhound’s “Top 100 Tech” ranked TheWebinarVet.com.

NED at the global video and animation SaaS business - Viddyoze

NED at scale up online retailer Street Solutions UK

NED at Alpha Vet International (TheWebinarVet.com) - Europe's largest CPD provider for the veterinary industry

Experienced Tech NED, Edtech NED

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Ian's Career History


Board Advisor

January 2022 - Ongoing

We are essentially a digital agency, albeit ‘distributed’. Tribes agency has delivered projects for clients, including Compare the Market, Contentsquare, Ladbrokes/Coral, Guide Dogs for the Blind, Universal Music, and Universal Publishing LA, to name a few.

Being a distributed agency allows our team to work from any location in the UK or World plus, Tribes agency can work with any skilled specialist, wherever they are based. We can provide access to an incredibly diverse workforce which is highly sustainable.


Non-Executive Director

July 2019 - Ongoing

Street Solutions UK

Non-Executive Director

June 2019 - Ongoing

The Webinar Vet - SaaS

Non-Executive Director

October 2017 - Ongoing


December 2016 - October 2018

Global online network

May 2013 - June 2016

Equinox Financial Search & Selection

May 2005 - May 2013


Philip Draper


+ Entrepreneurship

I have seen first had the skills Ian brings to any business and cannot recommend him highly enough as an entrepreneur. I am sure he uses the same entrepreneurial spirit in any company he adv

Peter Jolly


+ Online Expert

Tom Yates



John Mallot


+ E commerce

Gavin Turnbull


Tudor Baron


David Chamberlain



+ FMCG / Retail Management Consulting Manufacturing Marketing Media Private Equity Professional Services Technology