IoD Berkshire Ambassador Introduction: Angus MacIver
Q: How long have you been involved with the IoD?
Q: Can you tell us a little about your career to date?
Non-Executive Director and Senior Finance Professional with key advisory roles as Trustee and Strategy & Finance Committee member across business strategy, investment management, organisational development and finance.
Significant leadership experience operating as Chief Financial Officer and Finance Director. Board level ability and a track record of embedding robust financial and corporate governance across international organisations, protecting cash flow, balance sheet & profitability. In-depth knowledge of technology, healthcare, B2B and financial services sectors. Worked for a number of multinational companies.
Q: What do you hope to achieve as an IoD Regional Ambassador?
Opportunity to meet & interact with local directors & companies – hopefully be able to help mentor & coach members.
Q: If you could give your 21 year old self some advice what would it be?
Make sure that you enjoy the work / career you choose. Don’t be afraid to take some risks when you are young.
Q: What keeps you busy outside of work?
Family (grown up); two dogs; cycling & trying to get fit.
Q: Are there any business related or policy issues that keep you awake at night?
Q: Why do you think business leaders should join the IoD?
Opportunity to learn, grow & network. Keep up to date with important topics such as governance, cyber security etc.