Ian joined AngloGold Ashanti on 1 November 2012 as a Vice President: Finance, mainly responsible for all JSE and NYSE external reporting responsibilities of AngloGold Ashanti. He was promoted to Senior Vice President: Group Finance on 1 March 2019 taking responsibility for all financial and management reporting aspects of the group and became the Interim Chief Financial Officer on 1 September 2020.
Prior to joining AngloGold Ashanti, Ian spent 20 years at KPMG, 11 thereof as an external audit partner as part of KPMG’s Energy and Natural Resources Business Unit, mainly focusing on the mining industry. As partner, he was seconded to KPMG Toronto, Canada in an advisory partner capacity. During the latter part of his career at KPMG, he was appointed as the KPMG Head of Mining for Africa.