James Darnell

VP Global Supply Chain

James has more than 20 years of supply chain experience with 15 years’ experience in manufacturing and distribution having worked at many large corporations in diverse industries such as General Electric, Schneider Electric, Philips, and Hitachi. James has extensive experience in Lean Manufacturing and was part of the Shingo Prize Winning Team (Silver Medallion) in 2010 at Schneider Electric for the implementation of Lean Six Sigma and the Schneider Production System. It was this project that ignited his passion for continuous improvement in supply chain that continues today.

James is a proud veteran, having served in the US Army and has a B.S. Business Administration and MBA from American Military University. In his leisure time he enjoys spending time with his family, reading, and fitness.