Ian Lobley joined 3i in 1987. He has been a Partner since 1994 and an active investor and board member across Europe and the USA. He is currently based in London and has previously been based in Paris.
In his role as Partner - Asset Management, Ian has responsibility for investments in companies across a variety of sectors and is an experienced board member across multiple geographies. His current focus is on a range of leading, mainly global, companies including AES (seals for rotating equipment), Memora (funeral services in Iberia), Bestinvest (wealth management), Polyconcept (promotional products) and Tato (speciality chemicals).
Ian is a member of the 3i Group Investment Committee and is a member of the BVCA UK and European Capital Committee.
Ian graduated in Chemical Engineering from the University of Birmingham.