Over 25 years experience in the international food industry. Various management positions (general manager, managing director, divisional president, EVP). Operating Board Member of CFS for 10 years. Participated in LBO's, mergers & acquisitions, restructuring programs, product line integrations, organizational change programs.

Ivo Ploegsma

Our Services

For Technology Suppliers


  • Development of cross-industry alliances
  • Organisational Development
  • Business Development (market & key customer)
  • Market Development (incl. agent/distribution network)


  • Business (process) re-design
  • Value based pricing, value models
  • Sales & Customer Support Management


  • General Management
  • Interim Management
  • Project Management

For Food Producers


  • Global market trends
  • Opportunity matrix
  • Application Development
  • Market Positioning


  • Technology scan
  • Process design
  • Supplier scan


  • Technology and quotation benchmarking
  • Technical negotiations and conditions
  • Implementation support

Our partners

Executive Packaging is a consulting and management company for the international plastic packaging and plastic conversion industry. Executive Packaging is offering services and support in the field of Business, Technology and Realisation. Within their area of competence Executive Packaging is focusing on the plastic conversion industry, in particular towards Fibres, Containers and Films. Executive Packaging has offices in  Kempten, Cologne, Zurich, Abu Dhabi and Dubai.


We have over 25 years of Food project case studies, so take a moment to read about our work and hear feedback direct from our customers. Our case studies offer you the opportunity to learn more about FoodWorkx and the comprehensive range of solutions and services that we have supplied to small, medium and global-brand organisations all over the world.

Involvement in the potential acquisition of a market leader in the area of food processing equipment. FoodWorkx was asked to comment on the opportunities, prior to and after a potential acquisition. Analysis were made on the companies (operational) structure, the creation of new business in core and outside core segments. Additionally a market and technology scan was completed with a post acquisition strategy for potential further add-on companies.

Industry information

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Visiting address
Food Tech Park Brainport
Scheepsboulevard 3
5705 KZ  Helmond, The Netherlands

Tel. +31 (0)6-53 18 5570