Ivan Blinov


Ivan Blinov MBA is Vice President Information Technology at BMASTER, INC. and a Business Transformation Architect based in Washington D.C. (USA)

VP of Information Technology, BMASTER INC


  Washington DC, USA

Ivan Blinov MBA is Vice President Information Technology at BMASTER, INC.Currently he serves as Business Transformation Architect based in Washington D.C. (USA) to support a large US Financial Services Regulatory company to increase the organization’s knowledge and role of performance measures to provide the Board effectiveness of innovations in Information Technology and oversight business transformation.

 Ivan holds master’s degree in Computer Science from Moscow Power Engineering Institute and MBA from Virginia Tech (2014), and Stanford University Professional Certification in Innovation and Entrepreneurship (2018) and Digital Transformation (2020).

Also, professional certification in Business Architecture (CBA), Project Management (PMP), and Advanced Agile Product Management (ACSPO) and Supervisory and Leadership (LERN)   

 He began his career working for the leading Russian Enterprise Resources Planning company as Information Technology professional and later successfully started a consulting business in USA.

Ivan’s consulting career includes over 20 years of experience in successful leading business and IT transformations for Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Financial services and Insurance industries for the United States Government and Fortune 500 commercial organizations.

Volunteering experience includes serving in the Editorial Board and as an active member and mentor in the Business Architecture Guild (since 2014) for the Financial services, Insurance, Healthcare provider industry and Common reference model teams. Mentorship for Insurance and Business Requirements teams, and member for other teams (Strategy mapping, Metamodel).

Orchestrated workshops and presented at Business Architecture conferences in US and Europe.Ivan is Digital transformation, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation evangelist to emphasize benefits that organizations are gaining by building required capabilities and change mindset that allows to go through efficient business transformation process. Ivan is author of Start Smart concept of evaluation of required analysis that should be complete to make startups more successful – more information might be found in Leaders First Academy section.

Ivan is passionate about achieving optimal client satisfaction by refining business processes, strategizing product development, and employing effective cross-functional leadership techniques.