Ian Daly moved to Severn Stoke in 2012 with his wife Beverley. Prior to that, he lived in Lechlade within the Cotswold constituency where he was branch Chairman and also a town councillor. Having recently retired, a Chartered Accountant for 30 years he founded and ran two technology businesses in Reading. He has actively campaigned for many years, most recently with Harriett Baldwin in the 2019 General Election. Ian was Treasurer of the Association from June 2020 before resigning to take up the position of Chairman in October 2021.