Patricia Velazquez Griffith was named Regional Director of Europe, in 2004. In this role, she oversees IPA’s European operations, which includes offices in the United Kingdom and The Hague and serves clients from Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Russia.
Since joining IPA in 1997, Patricia has led a number of research studies for the plant-based sector and has conducted a large number of benchmarking studies and individual project evaluations for a wide range of industries and clients. In addition, she managed both the technical development and marketing of IPA’s site benchmarking studies. Patricia has also served as the manager of the Industry Benchmarking Consortium and as a business manager for the Refining Industry Sector.
Before joining IPA, Patricia worked for more than 10 years in project management for a variety of projects in the United States and overseas. Patricia holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration.