Chief Information Officer
Ian joined PSI in 2008 and is responsible for leading and driving PSI’s technology strategy and system development, as well as managing all of PSI’s technology operations. Ian has over 10 years experience working as an executive in the assessment industry.
Prior to PSI, Ian worked for Pearson PLC in the United Kingdom, working with clients to implement assessment solutions. He was instrumental in the emergence of computer-based testing in the UK and implemented test authoring, publishing and test center administration solutions for numerous clients across EMEA. His last recent role, as Vice President of Technology and Operation for Pearson Language tests, involved developing and delivering a portfolio of high quality, innovative assessments in the area of language proficiency on a global scale.
Before working in the assessment industry, Ian gained 15 years of experience in software project management, consulting, and change management within large blue-chip organizations, such as British Airways and Sainsbury’s. Ian is a highly experienced program delivery manager, involved with enterprise-wide system developments for both operational and customer data-related applications. He has managed large architecture, design, and development teams in a variety of arenas. Ian has also presented at several assessment conferences, both in the US and Europe.
Ian received a Bachelor of Science degree in Math and Chemistry from Keele University in the UK.