|SVP & General Manager, BPM Solutions,|
Software AG (Master Black Belt)
Mr. Williams provides complete leadership of webMethods BPM Solutions as Senior Vice President and General Manager. Bruce has more than 25 years of professional experience in a broad range of businesses large and small, including training, software, technology and aerospace systems. He has been a scientist, engineer, technical manager, consultant, author, speaker, sales director, executive and entrepreneur.
Previously, Mr. Williams served as President of Savvi International, a business solutions company specializing in business performance improvement through the application of Six Sigma, Lean, and Process Management techniques. He also co-founded the Six Sigma Management Institute (SSMI) and was the executive liaison between SSMI and the University of Phoenix Online during the R&D initiative that migrated six sigma training content into an asynchronous online learning system.
Mr. Williams also co-founded a manufacturing software and solutions company, which he took public and served as its Chief Executive for four years. Before this, he co-developed a successful professional services practice for a major information technology company and worked with leading businesses including Motorola and Honeywell.
Mr. Williams was previously in the aerospace business and was a member of the technical team that developed and launched the Hubble Telescope.
A graduate of the University of Colorado and Johns Hopkins University, Mr. Williams holds a dual Master of Engineering Management and Computer Science. He also has a BS in Physics and Astrophysics from the University of Colorado. He serves on the advisory boards of Executor's Resource, an estate settlement services company, and StudyLog, a biotech information systems company.