John Williams joined Advanced Energy in December 2016 as general manager of industrial services and now serves as senior vice president of industrial and medical products. Prior to assuming his current role, he held multiple leadership positions within the company including heading Advanced Energy’s global service team. Williams is an experienced strategic global business leader with a history of success delivering complex global market solutions while continuing to reduce time to profit by driving vision and motivating cross-functional international teams. Before joining Advanced Energy, Williams held marketing, business development, sales, and engineering leadership roles at Woodward, Inc. and MotoTron. Williams started his career in the automotive industry working for Chrysler and DaimlerChrysler. Williams serves on the board of directors for the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery. He holds a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from Lehigh University, a Master of Science in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan, a Master of Science in electronics and computer-controlled systems from Wayne State University, and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Michigan.