Ivo S.

C-Level executive with expertise in circular economy analysis and strategies

English, Dutch, German

"My career embraces a successful record in B2B business with expertise in circular economy analysis and strategies. As a multiculturally sensitive executive, I thrive best in international B2B organiz...see more

  • Textile & Fabrics
  • C-Level & Leadership


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


President Commercial Flooring / Statutary Managing Director

IVC Group
2 years
Jun 2019 - Jun 2021
Steered a global strategy shift involving a dedicated route to market commercial business with strap plan execution, specialised Sales/Marketing teams, and a unique branding strategy. A...see more

Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) / Statutary Managing Director

Pfleiderer Group
1 year
Aug 2017 - Jan 2019
Led and restructured the commercial organization of 240 team members. Recognized as a primary contact with the Supervisory board to propose plans and report on progress. Directed global...see more

Vice President EMEA / Managing Director Benelux and DACH

20 years
May 1997 - Jul 2017
Recruited and promoted often to every-increasing senior positions. During the M&A with Desso in 2009, served as a member of the taskforce to integrate Desso, and subsequently assumed re...see more

Deputy Managing Director

Dokkumer Vlaggen Centrale
4 years
Apr 1993 - May 1997
Highlights: • Developed an innovative marketing strategy for this family-owned company, resulting in a 9% increase in annual revenue. • Forged partnerships with trade customers to deve...see more

Category Manager - Automotive Division

Philips Lighting
9 years
Mar 1984 - Apr 1993
Highlights: • Pioneering role in category management for the automotive lighting factory in Aachen, Germany, responsible for product portfolio and OEM sales to customers in Europe and ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Textile & Fabrics

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership