James brings over 20 years of experience in vehicle connectivity solutions, including onboard vehicle systems, wireless networks, and cloud-based service delivery platforms.
James spent four and a half years at Cisco Jasper leading Connected Car strategy and sales as Managing Director, Connected Car. He was responsible for growing the Automotive practice from two OEMs to 26 OEMs with over 90 programs delivered in more than a dozen countries.
Prior to Jasper, James was Sr. Director of Customer Solutions at Agero, onboarding programs for several Japanese OEMs. He later led the Innovations group tasked with the digital transformation of the Agero cloud service ecosystem.
He also previously served as the Senior Manager of Customer Solutions Aeris Communications and held senior positions at DENSO in product design validation and test, research and development, and business development.