Author Profile

Joel Knox

Joel Knox

VP, Team Manager

3 years at Gartner,  3 years' experience

Location:  MI USA  |  Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Joel Knox is a Team Manager in Gartner's Supply Chain Practice. He leads a team of analysts primarily serving supply chain leaders in the areas of cost and cash optimization, performance management and supply chain strategy. He also has overall responsibility fir vertical industry coverage for High Tech and Industrial supply chains.


Previous Experience

Mr. Knox joined Gartner in 2020 from Ingersoll Rand where he was responsible for transformation and continuous improvement in supply chain planning, logistics, and trade compliance. Prior to that, he held several leadership roles spanning supply chain and operations, continuous improvement, materials management, customer service, and field service for both Ingersoll Rand and Danaher.

Professional Background

  • Danaher, Materials Manager, 5 years
  • Hatch Early Learning, VP Operations and Business Process, 2 years
  • Ingersoll Rand, Global S&OP and Materials Management Process Leader, 5 years


  • B.A -- Supply Chain Management and Economics, Michigan State University
  • MBA -- University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Kenan-Flagler Business School