McKinsey Partner Joins Infobip as Chief Business Officer
Infobip, a global cloud communications platform, and leader in omnichannel engagement has strengthened its management with the introduction of a new strategic position to take it into the next phase of exponential growth and global expansion. Ivan Ostojić has joined Infobip as Chief Business Officer after 10 years at a global consulting company, McKinsey & Company, whereas a Partner he co-founded and co-led McKinsey´s Global Technology Council and McKinsey´s Innovation & New Business building (Leap) practices.
“Infobip’s journey is to redefine and create authentic and safe digital interactions between humans and the world around us. Ivan’s extensive industrial and consulting experience will help us step into unchartered technological waters that drive business growth and help us achieve even stronger global expansion. More importantly, it means we can bring wonderful, exciting, and immersive experiences to connect people around the world with the organizations they love and rely on to live their lives,” said Silvio Kutić, CEO of Infobip.
One of Ostojić’s main goals will be to further strengthen Infobip’s critical future & market-shaping functions, such as strategy & strategic project office, marketing, Go-to-Market & business model innovation, partnership & alliances, and strategic M&A. “I am very enthusiastic about leading a team that aims to set long-term Infobip strategy, and accelerate delivery of Infobip`s innovation into hands of our customers. Now that we are entering a new phase of exponential growth there is a huge space in front of Infobip where we can make world-transforming, disruptive new solutions to enable more personalized, faster, and more robust communication”, said Ostojic.
Ostojic will be based out of Zurich, Switzerland, where he lives. He holds a doctorate in natural sciences from the University of Basel and a master’s degree in management, technology, and economics from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. He is a new name in a series of prominent appointments to Infobip’s management in the last year, which is in line with the company’s strategy of strengthening expertise and bringing rich experience for the coming period during which the company will continue to apply an exponential approach to business.