Ian Keith Meakins is a businessperson who has been at the head of 10 different companies. Presently, he holds the position of Non-Executive Chairman of Van Dijk Educatie BV, Non-Executive Chairman for Van Dyke Netherlands, Inc. and Non-Executive Chairman for Rexel SA. Mr. Meakins is also on the board of Compass Group Plc and Impetus Trust.
He previously occupied the position of Chief Executive Officer at Travelex Holdings Ltd. Chief Executive Officer at Travelex UK Ltd. and Chief Executive Officer of Travelex America, Inc. (both are subsidiaries of Travelex Holdings Ltd.), President-European Major Markets & Global Supply at Diageo Plc, Non-Executive Chairman for Auto Trader Holding Ltd., Group Chief Executive Officer of Wolseley Ltd., Chief Executive Officer of Alliance UniChem Plc and Group Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director at Ferguson Holdings Ltd.
Ian Keith Meakins received an undergraduate degree from the University of Cambridge.