Speakers

Justin Kershaw

Justin Kershaw

  • Corporate VP and CIO
  • Cargill

Justin joined Cargill in 2012. He has held several  roles within Cargill;  Food Ingredient Systems (FIS) platform Information Technology leader and Business Partner, Technology Service Operations,  VP of Global IT services including Cargill’s Applications and SAP program in 2014. In 2015 he was appointed Corporate Vice President and CIO.  Justin leads the Global IT function, which is responsible for all aspects of information technology, common processes, data, information and technology across Cargill business units and functions.  He is an executive leader on the Process, Data and Technology committee, Business Ethics and Compliance committee, and  Office of Data and Digitization across Cargill.

 

Prior to joining Cargill, Justin worked at Eaton since 2006 as VP of IT for the Fluid Power Group and most recently as the SVP / CIO of Eaton’s Industrial Sector since 2009. Prior to Eaton, Justin worked for W. L. Gore and Associates, Inc. (the makers of Gore-Tex) for 10 years in various roles including CIO. Prior to Gore, he worked for F. Schumacher as Director of IT and spent 9 years at General Electric’s Military and Data System’s Division. He serves on the Board of Atkore International.

 

Justin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from La Salle University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.