Business Administration- Materials Management, 1996
General Manager, Karmax Heavy Stamping, Magna International
Darren Stewart is a driver for change. With over 23 years in supply chain and operations management, most recently as general manager of Magna International’s Karmax Heavy Stamping division, he has introduced multiple innovations to increase productivity, including an award-winning warehouse software solution that reduced the value of inventory on hand by nearly 40 per cent and improved storage space by 60 per cent. Stewart successfully advocated for a post-graduate certificate program in global supply chain management, leads an innovative career development partnership, secured a $800,000 gift to establish the Magna Centre for Supply Chain Excellence and champions the supply chain program to prospective students.