29 Aug Ian Shapiro
Ian has been working at the interface between private sector effectiveness and public good for over 25 years. Reall’s affordable homes model is built on thirty years of these solutions, and has provided an ideal platform for his leadership. Ian began his career in the 1990s working for a Nepali NGO. He spent 16 years at the UK Department for International Development (DFID), where he progressed to Head of Private Sector Development. Ian was Chief Strategy Officer for Crown Agents before joining Reall as CEO in 2018. Ian has lived and worked for many years in East Africa and South Asia. He now lives in London, the city of his birth, with his wife and daughters.