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Expert in Manufacturing: Commercial Wheels, Aluminum Products, Building and Construction, Distribution

Expert ID: 735018 Georgia, USA

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Expert spent 17 years in with Alcoa Wheel Products starting as a sales representative, followed by roles as a sales mangers, marketing manage and finally culminating as the P/L leader of the $450M Americas Region. In his time, he oversaw the product development engineering team, the R/D team, the manufacturing organization (to include supply chain) and the commercial (sales/marketing) organizations.

In his time he started up both brownfield and greenfield manufacturing plants along with outside supplier infrastructure development. During his tenure he also developed many senior level relationships with automotive and commercial transportation customers.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1990 Degree: Engineering Subject: Industrial and Operations Institution: University of Michigan

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 2016 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Director Department: North America Responsibilities: P/L Responsibility for $200M business in the building and construction industry. Including the manufacturing and distribution of doors, frames and extruded products.
Years: 1994 to 2016 Employer: Alcoa Inc Title: VP and General Manager (last) Department: Rolled Products and Forged Products Business Units Responsibilities: P/L responsibility for $450M business in the commercial and automotive wheel market. Previously, numerous commercial roles in ascending responsibilities in sales and marketing.
Years: 1990 to 1994 Employer: US Army Title: Captain (last rank) Department: Responsibilities: Numerous roles in ascending responsibilities commanding troops in the European and SW Asia theaters. Primary service in the Logistics Corps.

Government Experience

Years Agency Role Description
Years: 1990 to 1994 Agency: US Army Role: Commissioned Officer Description: Logistics Corps

International Experience

Years Country / Region Summary
Years: 1990 to 1991 Country / Region: SW Asia; Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Iraq Summary: Part of US Army Deployment to Desert Storm
Years: 1990 to 1991 Country / Region: Europe: Germany Summary: Member of US Army Europe

Language Skills

Language Proficiency
Spanish Native Fluency
Portuguese Conversational
French Basic

Fields of Expertise

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