Sir Ian Wood is a Scottish businessman from Aberdeen. He is best known for his work in the North Sea oil industry with Wood Group, which he was largely responsible for transforming from a company of modest size, serving a primarily local market, to a large corporation with operations in over 50 countries. He served as Wood Group’s chief executive from 1967 to 2006 and as chairman until 2012.
Sir Ian Wood Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary
- Date of Birth : July 21, 1942
- Education : University of Aberdeen
- Marital Status : Married (Helen)
- Full Name : Sir Ian Clark Wood
- Nationality: Scottish
Sir Ian Wood Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary Monthly Yearly & Earning Per Day Week :-
- Net Worth :- $1.9 Billion
- Source of Wealth : Oil
- Ethnicity : Scottish
- Occupation : Entrepreneur
- Children : 3
Sir Ian Wood is a Scottish businessman which has an estimated net worth of $1.9 billion.Sir Ian Wood joined the family business, Wood Group after leaving the University of Aberdeen, he became the managing director of the said company in 1967. Ian Wood was born in Aberdeen and educated at Robert Gordon’s College, and then the University of Aberdeen, where he studied psychology and graduated in 1964. After leaving the University he joined the family business, becoming Managing Director in 1967. He was awarded the CBE in 1982 in the New Year Honours Listand was knighted in 1994 in the New Year Honours List. He has been awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters by the University of Aberdeen in 1984, Doctor of Business Administration by The Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen in 1998and Doctor of Technology by Glasgow Caledonian University in 2002. Since 2004, he has served as Chancellor of The Robert Gordon University.