Business Strategist, Ingram Micro Labs
Ignacio Garcia (MBA 13) co-leads Ingram Micro Labs, the Silicon Valley-based innovation outpost of Ingram Micro, the world’s largest technology distributor and commerce services provider. His work focuses on facilitating corporate innovation and insider entrepreneurship, applying Lean Startup and Open Innovation methods. Previously, Ignacio was Operations Program Manager at Amazon Lab126, where he implemented and managed reverse logistics initiatives and sales of used and refurbished devices. Prior to Amazon, Ignacio had an extensive career in the automotive industry, where he held program management and engineering roles for Tesla Motors and Toyota Motor in US, Europe and in Japan. Ignacio holds an MBA from the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business, an MSc in Automotive Engineering from Cranfield University in the UK and an MS Mechanical Engineering from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid.