Bergstrom - Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Jim Elliott

Jim Elliott

Global Vice President – Operations/Quality & Lean Manufacturing

Jim’s strength lies in his more than 25 years of experience in automotive and commercial vehicle HVAC design and manufacturing. He has been with Bergstrom since 1997 to which Jim is currently responsible as Division President for Bergstrom Europe overseeing Bergstrom's operations, sales and initiatives. 

He has worked in several capacities including Division President, Chief Quality and Program Development Officer, Chief Engineer, Sales and Engineering Manager, HVAC Business Unit Manager,and General Manager. 

Prior to joining Bergstrom, Jim worked for Valeo Climate Control and Ford Motor Company.


  • Rose Hulman Institute of Technology, B.S., Electrical Engineering


  • Boys & Girls Club of Harrison and Crawford Counties – Board of Directors
  • Hope Reigns Ranch - Board of Directors
  • Heartland Community Church


  • The Manufacturer, October, 2006
  • Association for Manufacturing Excellence, June, 2007


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