Dr Ian McEwan

Dr Ian McEwan, TrusteeAfter completing a degree in engineering, Ian conducted research on computer aided design for his PhD.  During this time he also lived and studied in Japan for a year.

On leaving University he joined Unilever on their internal MBA type programme where he also qualified as a Management Accountant.  While with Unilever Ian had seven different jobs on four different sites around Europe, which ultimately led to him being on the management team of a business turning over £200m per annum and living in Maastricht in the Netherlands.

After leaving Unilever Ian settled in Cambridge where he has held four different Chief Financial Officer roles in which he has been responsible for all aspects of Finance, Human Resources, Facilities Management, internal IT Systems, for diverse businesses in software, internet content, electronic hardware and also a European government policy charity.

For the past few years Ian has been a Trustee for a variety of Educational Charities including Villiers Park Educational Trust, Eastern Leadership Centre and the University of Cambridge Primary School.  Currently Ian is running an education business focused on providing catch-up, extension and extended curriculum opportunities outside school core hours, at schools around Cambridgeshire.