H.E. Ivo Ivanovski was born in Bitola, Republic of Macedonia, on January 10th, 1978.
In 2001 he received his bachelor degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the Ohio State University in Columbus Ohio, USA. He continued his education at the Franklin University where he received his master degree in computer sciences in 2003.
During his stay in the USA, he was an IT Manager for “Plaskolite Incorporated”, one of the largest private Plexiglas producers in the world.
On December 21st, 2006, Mr. Ivanovski was appointed by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Macedonia and elected by the Parliament of the Republic of Macedonia, as a Minister without portfolio, in charge of information society development.
On August 1st 2008, he was appointed to Minister of Information Society for the second term.
On July 28th 2011 Minister Ivanovski was elected for the third time for Minister of Information Society and Administration.
In June 2010, he was selected as a Commissioner in the Broadband Commission for Digital Development of the International Telecommunications Union.
Minister Ivo Ivanovski was the Chairman of the 5th World Telecommunication and Information Technology Policy Forum in 2013.
He has been awarded with the ITU silver Medal and certificate for his “exceptional contribution”.