Ian Shapiro



Ian Shapiro has served as CEO of Reall since early 2018. His experiences in international development, urban policy, and the social enterprise sector are extensive and varied.

Beginning his career in international development in the 1990s working for an NGO based in Nepal, Ian has since spent the bulk of his career working for the UK Department for International Development, initially as an urban adviser and later as head of private sector development. Ian holds a Master’s in Urban Policy and Planning, as well as an MBA. Prior to joining Reall, Ian was chief strategy officer for Crown Agents.