Ian Richardson

Ian Richardson

E: ian@wickland-westcott.email
T: +44 (0) 1625 508 100

Ian is a founder member of Wickland Westcott and now operates as Non-Executive Chairman. His role involves helping grow the business, ensuring that it retains its special culture and people-focus. Previously a Search consultant of over thirty years’ standing, he has worked both in the UK and internationally, building relationships with many blue chip industrial and commercial clients. He has also managed senior appointments in the public sector, particularly in further and higher education, and has handled many assignments for major organisations wishing to recruit Non-Executive Directors.

Before setting up and building Wickland Westcott, his earlier career was at the Guardian and Sunday Times newspapers, giving him a unique insight into advertising and media.

Interests
Playing tennis, watching rugby, restoring house in Lake District.