President & Managing Partner
“Companies that want to grow often struggle to define a clear vision of what success looks like. Frequently, a company will try a series of things that don't work out. That's when my expertise comes into play, helping them map out a clearer and more effective blueprint for growth.”
As President and Managing Partner of Level5, Ian is focused on helping clients grow their business in a profitable manner. A key to his success has been in building a firm of talented people to serve and address clients’ most important needs.
Ian has the innate ability to instill client confidence with his expertise in the areas of:
- Strategic and Business Planning
- Organization Transformation
- Customer Experience
- Organization Culture
- Post-Merger Integration
- Master Facilitation
As a business community leader, Ian is committed to giving back. He is a Trustee and Chair on the Governance Committee at the Royal Ontario Museum, and a past Board Member of The York School, Junior Achievement of Canada, and Canadian Club Toronto. Ian has been a highly sought-after guest speaker for a number of leading business schools.
In the pursuit of wellness, Ian enjoys farming, sailing, and travelling.
Prior to Level5, Ian has had the pleasure of working in multiple sectors throughout his consulting career helping clients develop pragmatic, action-oriented solutions that address their challenges. Ian's experience includes being SVP Global Marketing and Product Design at Teknion Corporation, Managing Partner and Lead of Post-Merger Integration at BearingPoint / KPMG within the Business Transformation Practice, and Executive at Gannett Inc. (NYC) where he led a large re-engineering initiative.
Ian received a BA (Econ) from Western University, and both a BComm and MBA from the University of Windsor.