Ian Burgess

Board Member

Ian Burgess is the Comptroller for the University of British Columbia. He oversees the University’s Management Reporting and Budgeting Departments, which focus on the delivery of management reporting to the University community, the Board of Governors, external stakeholders and broader community. Ian oversees the delivery of Finance support to all Academic and Administrative Support units across the Vancouver campus and provides functional oversight to the Finance function at UBC Okanagan and to Administrative Systems Management in IT Services.

Priorities for the Comptroller’s area include developing accurate and transparent budget processes, improved management reporting and strengthened delivery of financial support to the University community.

Ian is a member of the Management Committee at the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies, a special advisor to the University Neighbourhood Association and a Board member of the Vancouver Airport Art Foundation.


Last updated: October 28, 2015