Head of Enterprise Automation Hub, Mars
John Cottongim heads the Enterprise Automation Hub at Mars
Incorporated, delivering Robotic Process Automation and
Cognitive Automation solutions across Mars’ geographies and
product segments. He previously led the Automation program at
AIG for Life, Retirement, and Global Business Services.
Mr. Cottongim’s previous experience was in leading Lean
Transformation initiatives, working with teams across the globe to
deliver customer value through process enhancements and
internal cultural change.
Mr. Cottongim is a CFA ® charter holder, Certified Scrum Product
Owner ® and holds a Lean Competency System – Level 2a
certificate from Cardiff University. He also holds an MBA from
New York University, as well as BS degrees in Finance and
Accounting from Villanova University.