Ian Paterson

Co-founder and Executive President of Respiro.es

Ian Paterson (MA, MSc, MBA) is co-founder and executive President of respiro.es.

Respiro is Madrid’s leading Car Sharing service (+200 cars) and Europe’s first carbon neutral mobility service (ZeroCo2 certified). Since launch, Respiro has won several awards for entrepreneurship, innovation and sustainable mobility. In 2015, Respiro was selected by the European Insitute of Technology for participation in their high-tech SME acceleration platform.

Ian has 15 year’s management experience in high tech firms and was previously EMEA Commercial Head of a major biotech, responsible for over 400M€ in +60 countries.