"Getting Back on Top is the ultimate resource for a healthy divorce, dating, relationships, and sex."
- Dr. Martha Koo, leading Los Angeles psychiatrist
"Although the subject matter is complex, Ian Oliver has done a great job in pulling together such a comprehensive reference guide. We needed this book."
- Lily Shariat, leading Los Angeles couples counselor
"Ian Oliver's book is a MUST for anyone who's been through the trauma of divorce. Actually, for anyone who's even contemplating divorce. Actually, for anyone who's even contemplating marriage. This is the raw, authentic voice of the one party you never hear from: the man!"
-Michael Attwell, BAFTA nominated filmmaker
"...the most candid and informative book on the subject that I've ever read...Talk about practical advice--seriously, I was amazed at the granularity about stuff that you really want to know about but no one really talks about...Very impressed."
-Barbara, Angel Investor and Entrepreneur
About the Author
Ian Oliver has advised and guided individuals and families with comprehensive financial advice and money management for over 28 years. During this time, he built one of the largest practices in the industry, most recently starting his own firm in 2004. Over the past decade, as he went through his own divorce and resulting personal growth and discovery, he provided in depth direction and counsel to many couples regarding their transition from being married to divorced and to re-entering the single world.
His new book, Getting Back on Top, was inspired by the work with these couples as well as his own post-divorce journey.
In addition to his passion for and commitment to helping couples transition into the single life, Ian devotes a large amount of time to children-related philanthropy through organizations such as Promises2Kids, Voices for Children and the San Diego Children's Museum among others. Ian has decided to donate 100% of all profits from this book to these and other selected U.S. based children's charities.
Ian has been a member of YPO and WPO since 2005 and continues to be an active alumnus of Amherst College and Stanford Business School where he received his BA and MBA respectively. In 2011, he was named San Diego's Patron of the Year.
Ian lives in Manhattan Beach, California. When he's not writing, advising, or spending time with his kids, you can find him in Bikram Yoga or on the beach or traveling.