Ian is a Manager with Kates Kesler Organization Consulting, part of Accenture, based out of San Francisco, CA. He works closely with leaders to help them shape their organizations to deliver on their business and organizational goals.
Ian has 7 years of experience in organization design, with a focus on supporting large-scale transformations. His background combines both advisory experiences around operating model strategy, and hands-on experience implementing the related process, technology, and organizational changes. He has worked across multiple industries, including technology, life sciences, financial services, aerospace & defense, and manufacturing.
Prior to Accenture, Ian spent 5 years in the international development sector, working with non-profits across Africa and the Middle East to build their organizational capacity and achieve their missions. He brings this knowledge to his current work, where he is passionate about helping businesses build capabilities to achieve their Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) goals.
Ian holds an MBA from Duke University, an MA in International Relations from Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studied (SAIS), and a BA in History from Wesleyan University.