Ian Blakeman joined HM Prison Service (HMPS) in 1986, and was appointed as Director, Commissioning at the National Offender Management Service (NOMS) in October 2013.
His previous roles include:
- Head of Custodial Commissioning, NOMS
- Head of Woman and Young People’s Group, HMPS
- Governor, Leeds Prison
- Governor, Wetherby Prison
- Deputy Governor, Wakefield Prison