Bogdan Ion, Country Managing Partner EY Romania, has taken over the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the new EY region – CESA as of July 1, which includes Central and South-East Europe and Central Asia and comprises 31 countries.
In order to exploit its global presence as efficiently as possible, EY is structured by region, each under the coordination of an executive. They are grouped into four coordinated geographic areas of executives reporting to the global leadership team. Working together, they ensure the implementation of the global EY strategy, the maintenance of brand unity and relevance, business planning and investment.
The four geographical areas include 28 regions, grouped as follows: America, Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA); Asia Pacific and Japan. This structure is simplified, allowing quick decisions, strategy execution and exceptional customer service anywhere in the world.
Bogdan Ion, joined EY in 2006 and became the Country Managing Partner of EY Romania in July 2011. Bogdan’s experience covers a wide range of assurance and consulting services for local and multinational companies. He has been contributing to various Boards of Directors and Audit Committees on areas as governance, risk and transformation. He is a frequent contributor and supporter of the Romania’ entrepreneurship and innovation agenda.