Ivan started his career as a multidisciplinary graphic designer and became fascinated with consumer brand packaging for alcoholic beverages and luxury products. For the past 20+ years, he has worked alongside Kevin Shaw, founder of Stranger & Stranger, in building the award-winning packaging consultancy and overseeing design from their locations in London, New York and San Francisco. Stranger’s client base is diverse, from well known global brands to new start-ups. When not in the studio, Ivan is frequently found speaking at trade events on alcohol packaging design or judging on international packaging design competitions. Ivan is passionate about brands that disrupt and stand out.