Ian was appointed as a Trustee of Abbeyfield Braintree, Bocking and Felsted Society (ABBFS) in 2004. He is a qualified accountant and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales ( FCA ).
Ian’s father and mother-in-law have both been residents of ABBFS and spent many happy years there. He was very impressed with the friendliness and compassion shown to residents and wanted to contribute to Abbeyfields success.
As a Trustee, Ian has been part of the team managing significant changes to ABBFS which currently include the building of Polly’s Field, our first Retirement Village due to be completed early in 2022.
Ian is married with three sons and four grandchildren, he is Treasurer of Braintree Bowling Club, interested in sport generally and apart from bowls plays golf and badminton.