Shaun Curtis serves as SVP, Global Manufacturing & Supply Chain. Shaun is responsible for leading global operations, consisting of 1,200 associates with plants located in Ireland, USA, and China. Accountability includes the performance of Safety, Quality, Delivery, Financials, Continuous Improvement and launching new products across the manufacturing network.
Previously, Shaun was the Manufacturing Director at BD Plymouth, UK (part of the Integrated Diagnostic Solutions Business), responsible for a plant manufacturing billions of Vacutainer tubes and blood collection needles a year. Shaun also represented Operations as part of the North-West European Leadership team where he worked with senior leaders developing growth strategies for the region.
Prior to joining BD, Shaun was the Engineering Manager at Cooper Standard Automotive, Plymouth, UK. The manufacturing Plant was a Tier 1 supplier of extruded weather seals to the car industry and supplied to companies including Ford, Rover, Honda, and GM. The role involved leading an engineering team responsible for all engineering activities in a plant of more than 600 associates. Before this, Shaun worked at Pall Filtration, UK.
Shaun holds a Master of Business Administration from Northampton University, UK. He earned an Honors Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Plymouth University. He also achieved a Higher National Diploma in Mechanical Engineering at Swindon College.