Iain joined Charlotte Street Partners from leading global strategic communications consultancy Finsbury. He spent seven years in the firm’s Middle East & Africa offices, advising government and private sector clients across the region.
He worked on behalf of government ministries, sovereign wealth funds, local and regional investment banks, private equity firms and other companies in sectors such as aerospace, financial technology, insurance and healthcare.
Amongst his most high profile activity was handling communications for various government entities in Saudi Arabia, as the Kingdom rolled out a number of highly significant social and economic reforms.
Prior to leaving Scotland in 2011, Iain spent six years in the press office at Holyrood for the Scottish Conservatives. Iain is a graduate of both St Andrews and Edinburgh universities.