Jim Collins Company: Basic American Foods

Jim Collins

Finalist for Non-Public Company

Jim Collins, with over 25 years of experience in the food and beverage industry, is the Chief Financial Officer for Basic American Foods in Walnut Creek, California. Jim joined BAF in March 2010. He was previously the Chief Financial Officer for Foster’s Group Americas, a division of Foster’s Group Australia. Prior to Foster’s, Jim was the Corporate Controller for The Robert Mondavi Corporation, held a variety of financial roles in the technology industry, and spent ten years serving primarily consumer product companies with PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Jim is a CPA and a graduate of California State University, Chico. Jim, his wife, and their two sons, reside in Walnut Creek, California.