Chief Marketing Officer at IFS
Vice President, Global Communications
March 2014 to Present
March 2015 to December 2015
London, United Kingdom
Marketing Director, Europe for BBM
July 2008 to February 2014
Senior Programme Manager
August 2003 to July 2008
2001 to 2002
What company does Oliver Pilgerstorfer work for?
Oliver Pilgerstorfer works for IFS
What is Oliver Pilgerstorfer's role at IFS?
Oliver Pilgerstorfer is Vice President, Global Communications
What industry does Oliver Pilgerstorfer work in?
Oliver Pilgerstorfer works in the Information Technology and Services industry.
Vice President, Global Communications @ From March 2014 to Present (1 year 10 months) Co-founder @ Colmeia is an app that enables you to make the most of in-person networking. It uses advanced geolocation and memory technology to help you do two things: 1. Meet the right people in the limited time you have to network, and 2. Remember each interaction you have. Accolades: • Deloitte Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Founders Award (November 2015) • London Business School Incubator (September 2015-16) • London Business School - New Technology Ventures Competition prize winner 2015 (March 2015) From March 2015 to December 2015 (10 months) London, United KingdomMarketing Director, Europe for BBM @ Created and effectively implemented the marketing strategy that launched BBM on iOS and Android in Europe. Significantly increased the number users and their level of engagement with the service, in addition to establishing and promoting an ecosystem of top-tier brand partners who launched BBM Channels. Previous roles: • Director of Corporate Communications, EMEA (2012-2013) External and internal comms remit for BlackBerry in Europe, Middle East & Africa. Additional responsibilities included creating and launching the company’s first global advocacy programme as well as the comms plan for BlackBerry 10. • Head of Communications, East Asia (Singapore based from 2010-2012) Grew and managed a talented team across South East Asia, Korea and Japan, covering corporate and internal comms, consumer, celebrity and trade PR, as well as BlackBerry’s online persona in the region. • EMEA PR Manager (2008-2010) Focus on generating positive coverage throughout the traditional and social media that influenced large & small businesses as well as public sector organisations across EMEA to buy BlackBerry. From July 2008 to February 2014 (5 years 8 months) Senior Programme Manager @ Created and successfully delivered strategic, integrated and effective communication campaigns for clients predominantly in the technology and telecoms space, including: Google, Thales, Pantone as well as many start-ups. From August 2003 to July 2008 (5 years) United KingdomMarketing Executive @ Managed the creation and production of marketing collateral, web presence and tradeshow support for a portfolio of telecom measurement products that won “best new infrastructure product” at CeBIT 2002. From 2001 to 2002 (1 year) Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), Grade average: A @ London Business School From 2014 to 2015 BA(Hons), Business Studies & Marketing, First class honours @ Bournemouth University From 1999 to 2003 Oliver Pilgerstorfer is skilled in: Corporate Communications, Marketing Communications, Mobile Devices, Digital Marketing, Media Relations, Strategy, Integrated Marketing, Product Marketing, Internal Communications, Public Relations, Mobile Technology, Social Media, Telecommunications, Start-ups, Strategic Partnerships
Extraversion (E), Intuition (N), Feeling (F), Judging (J)
2 year(s), 10 month(s)
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