John R. Richardson, Ph. D.

EDI Manager

TDS Logistics Europe

John Richardson has his intermediate degrees in engineering physics, solid state physics and his Ph.D. from University of Waterloo in solid state physics. Over his career he has worked for GE Research Labs, on design, production and installation of automotive manufacturing equipment for John T Hepburn Ltd Toronto, and also design and constructed robotic cells for NASA solid rocket motors. Dr. Richardson's career took him also to a number of automotive suppliers, AutoTrim, Breed, Crane Valve and TDS Automotive in Genk, Belgium. In Belgium he helped build custom EDI and supply chain systems for Ford and Audi vehicle production in China.