Jose Ovidio Silva

Jose Ovidio Silva

VP IT Strategy, Shared and People Support Services - Unilever

Jose has an extensive experience in all aspects of Technology.  He has more than two decades of background on Consumer Packaged Goods industries working in a variety of global and local roles partnering to deliver technical products and capabilities for all functions.

Jose has an international and diverse background. He spent the last 14 years working and leading teams in Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, United States and the UK.

In his current role at Unilever, he is leading the technology transformation for the company shifting to agile product delivery and driving the cultural change needed to accelerate innovation. He also leads the shift required on IT investments for the future to support this change.

Jose has a Technical Engineering degree and completed his MBA while he was working in Brazil.