Ian Buchanan – Principal, Western Ontario
Ian has over 30 years of diverse executive financial and operational experience gained in media, E-commerce, wholesales & logistics in Canada, USA, Europe and Asia. He is a BA Hons (Lancaster University, UK) CMA with exceptional business acumen and entrepreneurial flair.
His background includes CFO/COO and senior executive positions for global companies, such as New Corp & Torstar, start-ups and small to medium sized businesses. He has practical experience in managing rapid growth, restructuring, board membership, strategy, financial reporting and budgeting, cash management. Ian compliments his financial experience with practical operational skills across IT, fulfilment and logistics, customer service, marketing, product sourcing and human resources.
Ian’s inclusive management style and communication skills enables companies to develop and attain strategic goals, be they optimisation, growth and/or downsizing, acquisitions or sale of the business.