President, Industrial and Emerging Industries
Doug Britt is President of Industrial and Emerging Industries at Flex (NASDAQ: FLEX). Flex is the Sketch-to-Scale™ solutions provider that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With approximately 200,000 professionals across 30 countries, Flex provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets.
Mr. Britt serves on the board of directors of California Polytechnic State University and sits on the board of directors for Sun Hydraulics, serving as Chair of the compensation committee and member of the audit committee.
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 Future’s 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. 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.