Jim Thompson is the chief engineer and vice president of Engineering and Supply Chain at Unisys. In this role, Jim is responsible for the design, development and manufacture of technology products that align with the Unisys’ strategy and marketplace needs.
Jim’s career with Unisys spans 27 years in various customer facing and engineering roles. He is also responsible for creating the vision and architecture for Unisys’ modern mission critical products such as ClearPath, Stealth and Forward! Prior to joining Unisys, Jim held various technical positions in financial institutions and commercial firms, as well as being an independent consultant.
Jim holds technology patents in the areas of operating systems, storage and banking. In 2015, in recognition of driving innovation at Unisys, Jim was awarded the prestigious Corporate Innovation Award by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Philadelphia Section.