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Igor Jakomin, Ph.D., rejoins CargoX as deputy CEO

May 24, 2021, 4:30 p.m.

(Ljubljana - 24 May 2021) - Igor Jakomin, Ph.D., rejoins CargoX as deputy CEO. Mr. Jakomin is a veteran expert on logistics, supply chain, and transport, with rich experience in process digitalization, and strong connections in the industries and academia.

He has a rich career, spanning management positions and consultancy and advisory roles, as well as experience in academia. He helped set up the CargoX enterprise in 2018 and 2019 in the role of Chief Operating Officer and he is now rejoining the team in its next stage of business growth as deputy CEO.

Igor Jakomin, Ph.D., deputy CEO of CargoX: “CargoX is an amazing company, setting milestone after milestone. It started with the first blockchain B/L in history and the recent ACI project with the Egyptian government. It shows that the world of enterprise blockchain is maturing, and it gives me confidence that we will be successful in expanding blockchain document transfer (BDT) technology not only to S&L and governments, but for other industries as well."

Stefan Kukman, CEO and founder of CargoX: “Igor helped build the backbone of CargoX and we are really proud to present a challenge big enough for him to take on again. We know that he brings reliability, experience, and a strong personal presence in the industry. With him on the bridge, CargoX will be much stronger at this stage of business development where extreme activity is needed to deliver our solution’s potential into the hands of companies and agencies throughout the world.”

Before joining CargoX, Igor was United Parcel Service Country (SI) and Regional Manager (SI, HR and BA), Managing Director of various subsidiaries of Samer Group, Supervisory Board member of Port of Koper and BTC Terminal,  many established companies in Slovenia and abroad. He brings his experience as a lecturer and assistant professor at various universities and academies. For 3 years he worked as State Secretary (Deputy Minister) in the Ministry of Transport of the Republic of Slovenia.

 

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