Ian Playford


Ian Playford was appointed as a non-executive member of the HM Courts & Tribunals Service Board in August 2014.

Ian is the interim Chief Executive of the Cabinet Office Shadow Government Property Unit, and is the Director of Onboard Executive Limited and a Board advisor to Kingsbridge Estates. Previously he was the Group Property Director of Kingfisher plc, overseeing the strategy, management and investment of Group capital across Europe, Russia and China. Ian has held senior executive roles at Parkridge Holdings and Aviva and has worked across different sectors and disciplines in real estate business throughout Europe and Asia.

Previous roles in government

  • Independent Non-executive Board Member