As Executive Vice President, Strategy & Supply Chain Management, Ignacio Bonel manages AM General’s strategic growth agenda including corporate strategy development and identification of acquisition opportunities. In addition to his oversight of strategy and corporate development, Ignacio manages AM General’s global Supply Chain Management group.
In this role, Bonel reports to AM General President and CEO, James Cannon and works closely with our executive management team in broad array of strategic initiatives that include identification of potential mergers and acquisitions as well as partnerships that align with the strategic priorities and growth paths that further position AM General as the global leader in advanced specialized ground vehicle systems and solutions. Additionally, he is responsible for Supply Chain Management and developing best-in-class supply chain relationships and processes.
Bonel has over 25 years of experience in the global automotive industry. Prior to joining AM General, Bonel gained extensive experience at Grupo Antolin, where he held multiple top executive leadership roles internationally in Strategy, Corporate Development, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Operations, Innovation, Business Development and Engineering. He also worked for Dana Corporation, a leading supplier in integrated drivetrain and electrified propulsion systems. Bonel was an associate lecturer at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Burgos, Spain. Bonel holds an MBA from the Institute for Executive Development (IEDE), Spain, a Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Navarra, Spain, and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Aided Engineering from Staffordshire University in the United Kingdom.