Ian has spent the past six years building education technology companies. Prior to Andela, he co-founded two startups, LearnVille and Fora, which was accepted into Canadas top accelerator, Extreme Startups. At Fora, Ian connected over 800 students across Africa to online courses.
Ian is currently a mentor for Techstars, one of the top startup accelerators in the world, where he brings his immense experience leading technical and business teams and building digital products, including three Learning Management Systems.
Ian has a background in Computer Science and Digital Enterprise Management from the University of Toronto as well as Visual Design from Sheridan College. His passion for user experience coupled with his desire to help people succeed drives his vision of shaping the world through education.