Assistant Professor, Queen's University, Ontario

Barry Cross is an expert and thought leader in innovation, execution and operations strategy. He joined Smith School of Business after nearly 20 years in the automotive and manufacturing sectors with Magna, Autosystems and DuPont. Barry speaks and consults widely in the areas of Lean, Innovation, Strategy, Projects and Execution, enabling organizations to create sustainable value for their customers. He is the bestselling author of three books, including Simple: Killing Complexity for a Lean and Agile Organization, and numerous journal articles.

Experience

  • 2006–2018
    Assistant Professor and Distinguished Faculty Fellow in Operations Strategy, Smith School of Business at Queen's University