Ivo began his experience in the automotive industry at Brose (a German part manufacturer) in collaboration with established companies such as Templine, Jaguar & Land Rover and BMW already during his studies. Following graduation Ivo was recruited and employed by Aston Martin Lagonda, where he operated within the Procurement, Planning and Project Management functions of the business. He was involved in projects during Aston’s IPO and had supported the company’s projects spanning from indirect to direct procurement, planning, project management, legal negotiation and many others. His latest work experience was as a Sourcing Specialist at IBM within the Global Sourcing Team, where he oversaw multiple commodities across different departments for the Nordics and Western Europe markets.
Ivo holds a First-class BA (Hons) Management degree from Coventry University and a MSc in International Business Management.