Ian Fletcher is Director of Policy (Real Estate) at the British Property Federation (BPF) – the trade association for the property investment sector. Ian’s team covers a wide range of housing, commercial property, planning and development issues. He was a member of the Government’s Montague Review Group, which examined how to encourage greater institutional investment in rented housing. He is currently sitting on the Government’s Review Group looking at Client Money Protection.
Away from the BPF, Ian has recently stepped down as Chair of the committee of management which regulates the quality of private student accommodation in the UK.
Ian was formerly Head of Policy and Chief Economist at the British Chambers of Commerce. He has also worked in banking and teaching, holds professional qualifications in finance and market research, and is a honourary Fellow of the Institute of Residential Property Management. He is married, with one son.