President, Industrial and Emerging Industries
Doug Britt is President of Industrial and Emerging Industries at Flex (NASDAQ: FLEX). Flex is a leading sketch-to-scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live Smarter™, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets.
Prior to joining Flex, Mr. Britt served as Corporate Vice President for Future Electronics, a $5B company that distributes electronics. In this role he was responsible for managing Sales, Engineering and Operations and accountable for profit and loss for Futures largest business. Before that, he served for two years as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales, Marketing and Operations for Silicon Graphics, where he grew revenues in excess of 25 percent in 2008 and helped position the company for acquisition by Rackable Systems in 2009.
Previously, he spent seven years in positions of increasing responsibility at Solectron, culminating his career there as Executive Vice President where he was responsible for Solectron’s customer business segments including Sales, Marketing and Account and Program management functions. In this role he was accountable for profit and loss and led a 30 percent increase in revenues during his three-year tenure in that role.
Mr. Britt earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Chico State and attended executive education programs throughout Europe, most notably at the University of London.