Ian Bannerman (Board Member to 2012) is currently Managing Director of Journals at Taylor & Francis, part of Informa. He joined Taylor & Francis in 2004 and led the expansion of their journal publishing to now include over 1500 titles. He began his career in academic publishing with Blackwell in 1988, and has held a variety of management roles in Production, Marketing, Sales and Online Product Development. He was one of the pioneers in developing online sales models and platforms for the academic library market. In addition to serving on the STM Board, Ian is an active member of the Copyright Committee, the Strategic and Public Affairs Committee and the organizing committee for the STM Masterclass. He also sits on the Executive Committee of the Board that governs Crossref. Ian is a regular speaker at international conferences and has written on a range of subjects, from pricing models to plagiarism.