Supply Chain Social - Jim Barr
Meet the team in our new Supply Chain Social campaign.
Tell me about your career to date.
I spent 27 years in the Microchip and Aerospace sectors, in a variety of high-profile engineering and operational roles, delivering on complex and high technology projects, such as Eurofighter Project, DRAM manufacture and the US Navy Helicopter Dynamic Helmet programme. I then moved into management consultancy, primarily delivering improvement projects into SME companies, firstly as an independent consultant for 2 years and then with the Manufacturing Advisory Service for 7 years and the last 5 years with RTC North.
Supply Chain North East is delivered by a partnership RTC North, NEPIC, NEAA and Generator. Between 2018 and 2021, the programme will help more than 800 businesses in the following sectors to realise their potential: