Finance Training and Consultancy

Through his own company Cashability, Ian specialises in tailored, innovative and interactive training that develops the financial acumen of non-finance managers and helps them make sense of the numbers. For more details visit

Services for Schools

Ian delivers a variety of services to Primary and Secondary schools, both their pupils and management teams. For students he specialises in building financial literacy, often using highly interactive simulations and scenarios. He also brings to life a wide range of GCSE and A-level Business Studies topics thanks to his extensive practical experience, examples and stories. For the management teams at Primary Schools, Ian has deep experience acting as a consultant, project manager and trainer supporting their journey to Academy status. Click here for more information on Academy services.

Public Sector Commercialisation

Ian is a founding director of Mutualisation Ltd, dedicated to bringing the best of strategic and financial thinking to commercialisation projects within government, and committed to building bridges between the public and private sectors. Click here for our credentials in this area.


Ian contributes to the undergraduate, postgraduate, MBA and Executive Education programmes at Aston Business School, Loughborough University and The University of Gloucestershire. These programmes focus on technical financial skills for financial professionals, as well as commercial and financial awareness for non-finance staff.

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