James R. Clarke is VP of Planning, Performance and Material at HAECO Americas. Jim’s Planning and Performance Organization is responsible for all aircraft planning from slot management to development of customer-specific workscopes, while his performance group develops and maintains all KPI’s and scorecards for the organization. Jim’s role recently expanded to cover Material for the MRO including purchasing, inventory planning, warehousing and tooling.
Prior to joining HAECO, Jim was with FedEx for 20+ years in a variety of positions with increasing responsibilities. Most recently as Managing Director of Supply Chain with a strong background in business planning, aircraft planning and powerplant engineering. Jim has previously worked for Pratt and Whitney and American Airlines. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from Texas A&M University and a Masters of Business Administration from Oklahoma State University.