Don brings to the Evolve Partners Advisory Board 40 years of experience in operational excellence and supply chain management. He was, prior to his retirement in 2014, the Vice President – Global Operations, Corporate Supply Chains and Center of Competency for DuPont.
Prior to joining DuPont, Don worked with W.E.B. Consulting as a consulting engineer. Since then, he has held a wide range of operational roles in DuPont, focused on developing and implementing a culture of continuous improvement. Specifically, he transitioned DuPont’s CI system to the implementation of the DuPont Production System and was on the leadership team to implement Six Sigma throughout the company, transitioning it to embrace Lean methodologies within continuous improvement. He was named to his last position in October 2009.
Don received a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of New South Wales in 1974.