The IMAS Advisory Board is made up of professionals, experts and social entrepreneurs who share our vision to grow into an ever more innovative organisation. We can’t thank them enough for their time and commitment.
Chair: Roy Smith
Former Director and Owner of The MRS Consultancy
Mark is a GP in Bradford, where he has worked since 1985, twenty of those years as a partner in a large teaching practice where he was also a GP with a special interest in ophthalmology.
Mark has a career in medical education, having worked as a faculty tutor, audit advisor, GP appraiser, trainer, training programme director, associate postgraduate dean before taking up his current post of Director of Postgraduate GP Education and Head of School of Primary Care in Yorkshire and the Humber which he has held since 2007.
Mark became involved with IMAS through his local rugby club playing a social fixture against Bumbles and volunteered to provide medical support for the inaugural Mixed Ability Rugby World Tournament. Whilst Mark had always appreciated the benefits of sports and exercise the Tournament enabled Mark to see the wider benefits of inclusive sport.
Ian Chin – Non-executive Director
Ian is a qualified solicitor of the High Court of England and Wales and has experience working with corporates on both domestic and international financing transactions. He is a practising solicitor with Morrison & Foerster LLP, a major international law firm.
Through his pro bono work with clients of Morrison & Foerster and his prior workplaces, Ian also has experience advising charities and community interest companies, as well as their founders, on their legal structures and the roles and responsibilities of directors/trustees.