Ian joined SVA in 2011 to establish its Impact Investing team.  SVA deploys capital for both financial and social returns accessed from a range of investors including trusts, foundations and superannuation funds such as HESTA.

Ian was formerly an Executive Director of Macquarie Group for 12 years and has over 20 years of investment banking experience in Sydney, Hong Kong and London. He has been involved in establishing and leading a number of businesses including asset finance, direct investment (including carbon and renewable energy) as well as corporate advice in the infrastructure sector.

Ian has degrees in Law and Commerce from the University of Queensland and is a director of Australian Affordable Housing Securities, Sydney’s Belvoir theatre and sits on the Clean Energy Finance Corporation’s investment committee.