Ian joined Optron in 2002 where he is currently holding the position of Director: New Business Technologies.
He graduated at the University of Natal and registered as a professional land surveyor in 1998 with PLATO in South Africa and with SURCON in Namibia. When he completed his studies he practiced as a professional land surveyor in Namibia for seven years, and became a partner in a land surveying firm there.
Ian was introduced to the Trimble products at an early stage and his thesis at University in 1995 was on Trimble’s new RTK solution. He has been involved with Trimble and its products ever since.