Ian Bedwell

General Manager


Always the entrepreneur keen to identify new opportunities, Ian has enjoyed being able to apply his considerable knowledge and over 30 years experience in the cartonboard industry to Varsity’s dynamic expansion.


Ian has been involved in sales of cartonboard all his working life having started as a trainee with Warren Board Sales, where he rose to the position of Sales Office Manager. True to form, Ian seized the opportunity to join Varsity in August 1996. Growing in confidence and with his vast industry experience, Ian now has full day-to-day responsibility for running the business.


Ian is married with twins, a boy and girl. Ian enjoys Football, NFL Football, music, concerts, films, eating out and walking.

Favourite Football Team

Never walking alone, Ian’s sworn allegiance is to Liverpool FC.