Ian Beardmore

Chief Executive Officer


Ian has more than 20 years’ experience in the retail sector and has been directly dealing with consumer credit issues and the FCA for more than a decade. During that time, he has become a well-respected member of the finance and insurance industry, and in 2011 he was awarded the acclaimed Annual Achievement Award for his services within the sector.

Ian is a Director of the Association of Professional Compliance Consultants (APCC) and is Chair of their working groups on Authorisation’s & Consumer Credit, he is also a regular speaker at financial and trade association conferences. Ian meet’s regularly with the FCA to discuss how the Association can work with them to improve communication to their members and ultimately to the regulated firms, he also meets with representatives within the FCA’s various teams to promote collaborative thinking and endeavouring to ensure the right balance between compliance and commercial challenges are addressed.


Windsor House, Cornwall Road, Harrogate, HG1 2PW

01423 522 599