Ian Noble

Chief Communications Officer

Ian is a senior communications leader with deep expertise in media relations, issues and crisis management, financial communications and brand. He has worked in progressively senior roles in newsrooms and in financial communications, crisis management and public relations, both in corporate and agency environments.

Most recently, he led the media relations and financial communication practices for Edelman Vancouver, where he created and executed large integrated PR and investor communications campaigns for private and public-sector organizations, in Canada and across borders. In addition, he was a senior member of the firm’s Canadian crisis-response and issues management teams. In these and other roles, he has led large cross-border IPO, M&A and crisis mandates, and advised and trained board directors and C-suite executives. His experience spans numerous sectors including health, technology, mining, pipelines, real estate and finance.

Ian has worked in in-house communications roles with SAP, a global business software company and as communications director for mining companies listed on the TSX and TSX:V. Earlier, he held roles at investment banks in Canada and Japan, and worked as a reporter and editor at newspapers and news services in both countries. He was also managing editor of Business in Vancouver.