Chief Operations Officer
Robert Stefansic is the chief operations officer and leads all operating excellence functions, information technology and end-to-end manufacturing and supply chain operations globally while implementing operations strategies and action plans. Prior to his current role, Stefansic was senior vice president, operating excellence, information technology and chief supply chain officer.
In 2004, Stefansic joined Ingredion as vice president, North America manufacturing, when the Company was then known as National Starch.
Prior to joining the Company, Stefansic held positions of increasing responsibility with Honeywell, General Chemical Corporation and Valspar.
Stefansic earned a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of South Carolina.