Igor Skinder is a notable figure in the automotive industry, currently helming the position of National Operations and Strategy Manager at Volkswagen of America, Inc. With over 15 years dedicated to the sector, Igor's expertise spans across new business development, vehicle network management, and marketing. His academic foundation is solid, with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Science, Business Management, and International Marketing from Millersville University. Adding a unique edge to his profile, Igor is fluent in Serbian, Croatian, and Bosnian. His leadership and contributions to the industry have earned him recognition as a 2023 Auto Remarketing 40 Under 40 Honoree.
Igor's tenure at Volkswagen of America, Inc., has been impactful, with over 7 years under his belt in various capacities, including his current role since October 2021. Before joining Volkswagen, Igor embarked on an entrepreneurial journey as CEO of The Skinder Companies Inc., where he dived into investments, real estate, development, and rehabilitation for nearly 7 years. His previous experiences also include significant roles at ADESA and York Volkswagen Inc, where he managed sales teams, drove profitability, and led the regions' largest Certified Pre-Owned Volkswagen program. Igor's career showcases a blend of operational excellence, strategic vision, and a deep commitment to the automotive industry's growth and innovation.