Meet the team

Gleacher Shacklock has approximately 40 staff including its partners.

Ian King

Senior Adviser

Ian King joined Gleacher Shacklock as a Senior Adviser in 2017.

Prior to joining the firm, Ian enjoyed a distinguished career of more than 40 years in the Aerospace & Defence industry. From joining Marconi as a graduate in 1976, Ian held various executive and operational management roles at Marconi and subsequently BAE Systems including nine years as Group Chief Executive prior to his retirement.

Ian is Senior Independent Director of Schroders plc, was appointed Chairman of Senior plc in 2018, and is lead non-executive director for the Department for Transport and non-executive director of HS2 Ltd. In addition, for nine years he was a non-executive director of Rotork plc, latterly as the senior independent director; Ian retired from the Board of Rotork in June 2014.