Jade is the EY Americas Chemicals & Advanced Materials Industry Leader. For more than 20 years, he has served as a career performance improvement professional, working globally in industry, software and consulting across supply chain domains.
His efforts span M&A and divestitures; supply chain strategy; operating model transformation; and myriad tactical people, process and technology engagements. He has worked extensively in the chemicals, oil and gas, agriculture, metals and mining, transportation, utilities, communications and industrial products industries.
His engagement work has included leading the functional integration workstream for a US$1.8 billion acquisition in the agricultural chemicals space, focusing on legal entity, regulatory, supply chain and manufacturing, innovation and R&D, legal, communications and government affairs.
Jade has an MBA in Operations and Strategic Management from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, as well as a BS in Industrial Engineering (Operations Research) from the University of Nebraska.
How Jade is building a better working world
Jade channels his time and energy on challenging the status quo, eliminating waste and bias, increasing the clock speed of insight to action to value and helping organizations enjoy the ride along the way.
“I focus my passion and talent every day on helping those who make the basic building blocks in all our lives more efficient, more effective and more innovative so that we can all benefit from a higher standard of living.”