Ipes’ Chief Operating Officer Barry McClay and Director of Development Tim Andrews have been awarded the Chartered Director qualification by the Institute of Directors (IOD). The IOD is the only institute in the world to offer the internationally recognised qualification under Royal Charter.
Barry and Tim have already been awarded the Diploma in Company Direction which is a prerequisite for applying for the Chartered status.
Chief Executive Chris Merry says, "We are delighted Barry and Tim have been awarded Chartered Status. Both have worked incredibly hard to gain these qualifications and it fantastic they have both been recognised by the IOD in this way."
The Chartered Director qualiﬁcation includes a portfolio of evidence and a peer interview to assess the individual’s practical experience as a director. The assessment is based on ﬁve key areas which are central to organisational direction and governance.