THE TGI TEAM
An experienced international executive having almost two decades of management experience in running a
diverse array of companies. Most recent assignment was in Saudi Arabia as COO of packaging materials
manufacturer, earlier he has developed a vehicle, sourced components for specialized vehicles, farm machinery, and heavy machinery.
Earlier he ran his hot forging, precision machining company specializing in gears and other turned & ground driveline, hydraulic, and powertrain components. He has also been a consultant in far East Asia helping precision machining companies to export into NAFTA and European markets. His expertise spreads over to international trade (developing international suppliers as well as international markets), project financing and organizational development.
After receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial & Operations Engineering from the University of Michigan in 1997, he has built companies from ground up, showing tremendous entrepreneurial ability, at the same time being meticulous in project management and operations management.
Thirty years experience as an independent manufacturer's rep operating his own business selling highly engineered custom mechanical components to OEMs all over NAFTA Zone. Represented small to medium sized companies producing castings, forgings, powdered metal components, formed and stamped components, contract machining and plastics parts and assemblies. Worked with both domestic and foreign transplants. Prior to sales worked in chemical plant operations. BS Chemical Engineering from Univ. Minnesota, MS Mfg Systems Univ. St. Thomas.