Jim is Former Chief Information Officer for Mazda North American Operations. He guided the IT team in setting IT strategy and plans for the US and Mexico operations.
Since joining Mazda in 2001, Jim has helped set the direction to implement new technology together with business operations. He focuses IT on projects to attain the company’s strategy and goals. This focus promotes the search for opportunities to improve processes through the use of cost-effective new technologies.
Jim has spent almost his entire career in Automotive IT including positions at Subaru of America and Land Rover North America. He has a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Franklin and Marshall College, and an MBA from Rutgers University.