Jim Eckels is a Managing Partner with The Cambridge Group. In this role, he is responsible for leading strategic client engagements along with the overall management and leadership of the firm.
In over twelve years at TCG, he has helped clients across a broad range of industries unlock profitable growth through marketing, innovation, sales, M&A and organizational strategies.
Jim joined The Cambridge Group from Motorola where he was General Manager of a consumer products and services business unit. While at Motorola, Jim held a variety of general management, strategic planning and new business development roles within Motorola’s Mobile Devices division and Corporate Strategy group.
Prior to joining Motorola, Jim was a consultant with Booz-Allen (now Strategy&) where he led strategic and operational consulting engagements with technology and industrial clients.
Jim earned his MBA and Masters of Engineering Management, both with distinction, from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University, where he received the Dean’s Award for Academic Achievement. He also earned a BS in Industrial Engineering from the University of Illinois.