Mr Ian Hardcastle MBA, FCIPD, FCBI

Mr Ian Hardcastle MBA, FCIPD, FCBI
Corporate Strategy Module Director
+44 (0) 1248 382747
Chartered Banker MBA

In a career in both the Private and Public Sectors in which he specialises in Human Resources, Ian has developed in the practice of strategic management, which has led to a recognised specialism in the field of Organisational Development in both Banking and Healthcare.

Ian, in addition to being a member of the Bangor University Adjunct Faculty, is a previous CBMBA student and currently works as the Chief Operating Officer for the Real- Life Options Group, with responsibility for group strategy and day to day operations across the UK.

He holds the position of Board Member and Fellow at the Chartered Banker Institute and continues to work with students in Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia and the US as both international assessor for the Chartered Banker by Experience Programme and strategic advisor to international banks.

Ian is passionate about people development and continues to be influential, as a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Personnel and Development. He is a keen cyclist and is married with two grown up children.