Ian has been the Chairman and CEO of Warwick Wealth internationally since its inception in January 2002.
During his career he has held many key positions and directorships within numerous listed and also private companies, based in various international jurisdictions including, South Africa, the United Kingdom, Mauritius, Guernsey and the Isle of Man.
He was the founder, CEO and Chairman of The Appleton Group (TAG) of companies, taking it to a highly successful listing in 1999. Ian has amassed extensive knowledge of the private banking and wealth management industry and has been actively involved in financial services for well over 28 years.
The Founder and Chairman of the Spirit Foundation, formed in April1994, has enabled him to oversee the education, mentoring and active guidance of hundreds of scholars, from disadvantaged backgrounds, throughout their high school years.
A member of a number of clubs, his South African club memberships include, Wanderers Club, Cape Town Club, Kelvin Grove Club, Western Province Cricket Club, Royal Cape Yacht Club, as well as being a Fellow of the Institute of Directors and a member of the Investment Analysts Society.
Ian is delighted to also act as, from its foundation year 2015, the inaugural Chairman of Lords Taverners South Africa, a year which also marked the 25th anniversary of his arrival in this great country and continent.