Ian began his career in the oil business with Petrofina in 1984 working within the retail sector, where he held a number of management roles.
Following the Company’s mergers in 2000, first with Total and then with Elf, Ian moved into the commercial sector taking responsibility for sales and logistics for the TOTAL BUTLER Distributor business, as well as POWER Retail Sites & NICKERSON Fuel Oils before returning to a Head Office role in 2010, managing the TOTAL Card Business for the UK.
In 2011, following TOTAL’s marketing assets sale and the company’s exit from the B2C business’s in the UK, Ian returned to his retail roots as Network Manager with responsibility for the 500 Company owned sites that transferred in the sale to RONTEC.
He was responsible for managing a 250 site transfer to SHELL as well as implementing the change in operation and brand on the remaining sites, and finally the integration of the SNAX network into RONTEC’s mode of operation.
Ian joined Harvest Retail in June 2014. In his role as Retail Director, Ian has responsibility for managing and growing the Branded Wholesale business.