Ian has over 9 years of experience advising on mergers and acquisitions. During that time, he has been actively involved in a wide range of corporate advisory assignments, including divestiture, valuation, restructuring and unsolicited bid mandates for clients across a wide spectrum of industry sectors. Prior to joining Blair Franklin in 2008, Ian was at the Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board where he was involved with the portfolio design and private equity groups.
Ian holds a B.A. Specialist in Economics and a Masters of Financial Economics (MFE) degree from the University of Toronto and has achieved his charter as a Chartered Financial Analyst.