Ian is a Managing Director with nearly two decades of both industry and consulting experience. His experience includes technology transformation, performance improvement, merger integrations and carve-outs, and divestitures. He brings deep expertise in helping clients drive operational improvements, streamline operations, and reduce costs and has served a variety of industries including private equity, retail, technology, manufacturing, energy, healthcare, and construction.
Prior to joining Accordion, Ian was a Managing Director at Riveron Consulting where he helped clients improve performance through revenue enhancement, cost reduction, and working capital initiatives. He also built a technology practice focused on helping clients enhance business performance by leveraging cloud-based technologies to drive automation and improve operational efficiencies. Ian specializes in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and supporting applications and Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions.
Ian has served in many roles across Finance, HR, and IT. His experience includes leading acquisition integration efforts in a highly acquisitive, private-equity backed platform company, functioning as head of Finance and HR for a hyper-growth SaaS company, and leading a team to establish centralized finance, accounting, IT, and HR functions at a multi-national company.
Ian received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management Information Systems and Professional Sales from Baylor University. He is also a Project Management Professional (PMP).
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