Jim is a respected IoT industry expert with over 20 years‘ experience in strategy development and operations management. He previously founded, managed and successfully exited Machina Research, the market leading IoT-focused industry analysis and consulting firm.
Jim chairs the Industrial Internet Consortium’s Business Strategy Task Group and led the development of IIC’s Business Strategy and Innovation Framework. He also co-Chairs IIC’s Business Strategy and Solution Lifecycle Working Group. Jim co-authored the Ignite|IoT project management framework and accompanying book on Enterprise IoT. He holds a range of advisory positions and is a frequent conference chair and speaker. He holds an MA in mathematics from Oxford University.