Mario Leone is an experienced counsel to Executive and Board members on Information Technology and its relevance to business strategy, capital investments, and product and service delivery. His focus is on leadership in innovation initiatives, balanced with proven and practical delivery of business systems in discrete and process industries.
Mr. Leone is currently Managing Director and Founder of Apri Technology Partners, a newly formed organization that drives business transformation by providing the design of the system technologies and business process changes that translate strategy into reality. He was previously the EVP & CIO of Ingram Micro from January 2009 until March 2013, where he directed structural Information Systems realignment related to projects, organization and technology platforms. Prior to joining Ingram Micro, Mr. Leone served as senior vice president and chief information officer at Federal-Mogul Corporation, a global supplier of powertrain and safety technologies serving the automotive, industrial and worldwide after-markets from May 2005 to January 2009. Mr. Leone was previously senior vice president and chief information officer at FIAT, and its business unit IVECO, an European industrial vehicle company from January 2002 to May 2005. Mr. Leone has also held executive positions in information systems for Dow Chemical Company and Union Carbide Corporation.