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Jim Brant


Clarkson University, Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering
Wake Forest University, Master of Business Administration




US Army Veteran




As Director, E3OS at Herc Rental, Jim leads the Business Operating System for the $3B
commercial equipment rental company. He brings over 25 years of experience to his current
leadership role, including having worked at JELD-WEN Holdings, Ingersoll Rand, Danaher, and
Praxair.  Jim has both a technical and business background and has served in roles across
multiple functions and industries.  Career highlights include implementation of an Enterprise
Business Operating system across an $18B Global Diversified Industrial company, leading the
divestiture of a $2.5B business as part of M&A, corporate planning and strategy, building an Enterprise PMO across a $5B Global Building Materials company, and Global Supply Chain
Management.  He is a US Army veteran with a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Clarkson University and an MBA from Wake Forest University.  He is a certified Project Management Professional (from PMI) and a certified Blackbelt (DBS).

Jim Brant

Director, E3OS Business Operating System

Herc Rentals