Vice Chairman of Trustees
Ian is a trustee of the Alacrity Foundation. He is Professor Emeritus at the School of Journalism, Media and Culture at Cardiff University, where previously he was Professor of Digital Economy. He also serves on the boards of the BBC and Wales Millennium Centre and on the Oversight and Appointments Committee of the Financial Times. His previous roles include: Director of BBC News and Current Affairs; Deputy Editor of the Financial Times, Editor of the Independent and Editor of the New Statesman and Senior Partner at Ofcom. He is also a former Director of Strategic Communications at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Director of Communications for BAA plc.