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Ian Barker DipPFS

Financial Planner

Ian is passionate about helping individuals, families, business owners and trustees with their financial planning, which he has done since 1989. He is also a member of the Chartered Insurance Institute & is Diploma qualified.

Ian’s primary areas include; helping clients be financially well organised, providing solutions for pre and post retirement, tax planning, creation & protection of wealth and long term care planning.

Outside of work Ian enjoys time with his wife Clare, listening to music, reading crime novels, leisurely running (for charities close to his heart) and walking in the Yorkshire Dales.

e: ian.barker@ellisbates.com

 t: 01423 724 497

m: ​​07734 396 571


Ellis Bates is a privately owned, independent financial planning company (IFA). As one of the longest established IFA firms operating in the UK, we provide individuals, families and corporate clients with financial solutions that you can trust. Our business was founded by Peter Bates and Grant Ellis, who, 35 years on, still have a significant presence on the Board.

Whether you’re looking for a robust financial solution, investment advice or simply aren’t sure what to do about a specific financial matter, we’re here to help you.