James Reyes-Picknell is co-founder and President of ConsciousAsset. He has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toronto; he is a registered professional engineer, certified management consultant, and certified maintenance and reliability professional. James is a published author, teacher/trainer, speaker and a respected professional advisor and subject matter expert in his field.
With over 35 years of hands-on experience in engineering, operations, maintenance and reliability management and business consulting, James has an in-depth knowledge of business systems and the management of physical, process and human factors within organizations. He teaches and provides expert advice to clients on strategy, processes, process improvement, human and business transformation. James specializes in strategy, reliability and organizational change.
In 2006 he became a published author, writing the second edition of "Uptime: Strategies for Excellence in Maintenance Management" and in 2009 he published "Uptime Made Easy", a handbook for companies interested in getting started on the right path to self-improvement.