Pioneer microphone maker Shure has announced that Jamie Griffin joined the company as its vice president of operations.
Griffin comes to Shure from Lenovo, where he was director of operations in its global supply chain organization. Before joining Lenovo, Griffin worked at Pentamaster, a material handling and automation solutions provider, launching and managing three sales and service operations in Europe and the U.S. Previously, he spent 10 years at Dell Computer holding senior positions in operations and engineering. He designed and launched Dell’s manufacturing facilities in China, Malaysia and Brazil.
As vice president of the operations division, he will be responsible for Shure’s global manufacturing and plants around the world; global supply chain; operations program management; and process, tool and automated test engineering.
Originally from Ireland, Griffin has lived and worked in more than eight countries across Asia, Europe and the U.S., according to the announcement. He has a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Limerick and received his M.B.A. at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas.
“I am excited to welcome Jamie to our company and look forward to his ideas, experience, and innovation within operations,” said Christine Schyvinck, Shure president.