Darren SlindDarren Slind is Senior Director and Regional Practice Leader for J.D. Power automotive business in Canada and Latin America, with particular focus on the Brasil and Mexico markets. He is responsible for client relationships, business growth and profitability across the region, as well as alignment to J.D. Power automotive operations globally.

Mr. Slind joined J.D. Power in 2000. Prior to his current position, he established the company’s performance improvement and real estate practices in Canada before assuming the role of country manager in 2009.

Mr. Slind has more than two decades of progressive sales, marketing and consulting experience. Prior to joining J.D. Power, Mr. Slind worked at Xerox Canada Ltd. and Nissan Canada Inc. He has consulted with leading companies and brands across several industries regarding how to achieve business performance gains through a deeper understanding of customer expectations and the alignment of key customer touch points to these expectations.

Mr. Slind earned a bachelor of commerce degree from the University of Toronto and an MBA with distinction from the Schulich School of Business, York University.