Ian Mason


Ian is Head of Development at Virgin StartUp, with responsibility for enhancing our systems and processes, post-loan support offering and business development.

Outside of VSU, he is founder of an education company, providing physical and digital learning resources to schools. Recently, Ian was appointed Leader of the United Kingdom’s delegation to the Y20 Summit, thus representing the views of young people in the UK to the G20 World Leaders at their annual summit and has subsequently become Chairman of Future Leaders Network, an organisation that seeks and develops business, academic and political leaders of the future.