John is currently the CEO of Time Compression Strategies, a management consulting firm. He has 22 years experience as an engineer, executive and board member with three Fortune 200 manufacturing companies. An additional 18 years as CEO and senior executive in the field of enterprise software, most recently as Vice President of Supply Chain Management with SAP, AG. He led three companies to global leadership in their respective markets, and developed new systems that revolutionized the industry for customer-responsive planning, scheduling and supply chain management. He is an offshore racing sailor and instrument rated pilot with an interest in advanced navigation techniques.