Mr. Ian Weightman is the Vice President of Research & Operations for the Technology Division of IHS. He is responsible for the Research and Analysis teams and support operations for the Technology business unit. This comprises a unified team of over 700 analysts and supporting colleagues, built from the research operations of acquired companies iSuppli, Screendigest, Displaybank, IMS Research, Infonetics, Displaysearch, Solarbuzz, Part Miner and . The operations are global, with teams based out of the USA, UK, Germany, Korea, China, Japan, Taiwan, Malaysia and India
Mr. Weightman was one of the founders and President of IMS Research, which was acquired by IHS in March 2012. Prior to his time with IMS he was European Strategic Marketing Manager for ASIC products at Texas Instruments. He moved from the UK to Austin in 2000, and continues to live there.