About Us

About Us


Spire Business Solutions is owned and managed by Ian Silk who has a wide range of experience and knowledge in respect of Business Management. Ian enjoys the interaction with his clients and seeing positive results from his work with them.

Ian works at Director/Senior Manager level and has experience as a General Manager with a £3.2m operational budget for an organisation providing services across Hampshire and Isle of Wight. Ian also has experience in process mapping for simplifying and standardising processes, planning and managing departmental restructures together with closedown and transition of business services to a new service provider together with shutdown of premises and return to leaseholder.

 Ian’s ethos is a personal, confidential and professional approach. Any work conducted with your business will involve site visits to engage with you in order that he can understand your business values, your needs and how best to support you so that you can concentrate on your customers.

Spire Business Solutions is an independent business with links to specialist associates.

Ian’s client experience includes:

  • Business Manager to a Hampshire professional committee
  • Creating policies and procedures for growing businesses
  • Creating Service Schedule for maintenance and utility contracts linked to client premises
  • Investigating critical process system failures and identifying areas of improvement together with option proposals for a large NHS organisation
  • Service provider to NHS organisation in respect of Information Governance for access to patient records
  • Successful project management for service industry business working towards Investors in People accreditation. Accreditation achieved within six months of project initialisation

 Professional Status

  •  Member of the Chartered Management Institute
  • Institute of Leadership and Management Level 5 Coach and Mentor
  • Accredited Counter Fraud Specialist