Jim has over 50 years of industry experience within the transportation sector. Most recently, he established Trisar LLC to provide consulting and resources to the automotive and heavy duty truck industries in the areas of manufacturing, remanufactruing, aftermarket distribution and process and component recovery. Jim also serves on the Advisory Council for Graham Partners portfolio company, TransAxle.
Prior to Trisar, Jim spent almost 40 years with Detroit Diesel Corporation in operations, manufacturing, remanufacturing and aftermarket support and development and served in various roles, including President and CEO.
Jim received his B.A. from Michigan State University and his M.B.A. from Wayne State University. He serves on the board of directors for a number of firms, including Charles Machine Works and Drake Automotive Group.