Ian Richardson, CEO and Co-Founder The Iceway

Ian started life in the cruise industry as an IT manager over 20 years ago. In 2007 he set up TheICEway with Conor Byrne, an ecosystem of companies that includes ICE Technology Services, CRIBB Cyber Security and eTestware. In the last 12 years, TheICEway has become the leading specialist technology consultancy and managed service provider in the cruise and travel industries.
We have offices in Miami, throughout Europe and Melbourne, Australia and we provide unbiased technology guidance, project management and 24/7 outsourced infrastructure support.

More recently Ian has been the driving force behind the CLIA Executive Partner Technology Initiative which brings cruise lines and vendors together to collaborate on the major issues facing our industry and provide technology solutions to address them.