Congratulations to Azumo’s COO, Mohammad Azim, for being selected as one of the Crain’s Chicago Business Notable Executives of Color in Manufacturing. Mo has been at Azumo for over three years doing exceptional work and we couldn’t think of anyone more deserving!
Mohammad Azim is responsible for all operational elements of Azumo’s business, including a global supply chain that spans Asia, Mexico and the United States; teams in both Chicago and Shanghai; and a growing list of contract manufacturing partners. With more than 30 years of specialty film converting experience, he oversaw the design and installation of Azumo’s new production line for tablet LCD products during the challenges of COVID, secured a global partnership with the world’s largest electronics manufacturer and delivered first-quarter 2022 revenues that exceeded all of 2021’s. An advocate for hiring underrepresented groups in technical positions, Azim is president of the Wood Dale Foundation for Educational Excellence, an advisory board member of Wakefield Biochar and a member of the local Chicago COO Forum.