Ronald E. Lejcar
Ron Lejcar is currently the Chief Information Officer (CIO) of Ingredion [NYSE: INGR], a leading global ingredient provider to the food, beverage, brewing and pharmaceutical industries as well as numerous industrial sectors. As CIO, Mr. Lejcar is responsible for setting the IT strategy and delivering and supporting technology solutions on a global basis. This includes all aspects of technology from desktops through major enterprise systems, such as SAP. His organization is globally led and managed at a regional level to ensure alignment with the business structure. Since joining Ingredion in 2006 as CIO, Mr. Lejcar has built a global IT organization to meet the increasing IT demands for solutions that support the business’ aggressive growth strategy and help enable efficiency improvements throughout the operations. During his tenure, he has led the organization through the successful implementation of SAP on a global basis and recently completely the integration of a large acquisition. Mr. Lejcar earned a BS degree in business from Elmurst College and a MBA degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.