IRVINE, California, August 4, 2014 – McDermott & Bull, a premier Southern California-based retained executive search firm, announced today the successful appointment of Mr. Ravi Krish as Director of Strategic Sourcing with JWC Environmental located in Costa Mesa, California.

This executive recruiting engagement was conducted by Brandon Biegenzahn, Principal Consultant, at McDermott & Bull Executive Search. According to Mr. Biegenzahn, “Ravi has an extremely strong technical background as a mechanical engineer, giving him the ability to truly understand JWC’s highly engineered products. His technical experience coupled with his deep experience in global sourcing position him to make an immediate impact on JWV’s bottom line by streamlining sourcing processes, protocol and pricing.”

Mr. Krish most recently worked as the Director of Strategic Procurement for Atlas Copco in their compressor division. With a background in running global procurement, he has been highly interactive with product development, communicating cross-functionally with engineering and quality. He has a strong track record of leadership, managing four to twelve people over the last eighteen years.

Mr. Krish holds a Masters of Engineering from Carleton University, in Ottawa, Canada. He has participated in both the 95th Annual Institute for Supply Management Conference and the “Supply Chain Management” Executive Development Program at UCLA. Mr. Krish is a member of the Institute for Supply Management, Orange County Chapter and also the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. He is also a Certified Purchasing Manager.

About JWC Environmental

JWC Environmental ( designs, builds and services the world’s most dependable waste shredders and screening systems to help our customers solve challenging waste reduction and recycling applications. With a global presence and four decades of experience they work closely with customers to ensure successful projects. They assist customers in the energy, wastewater, recycling, marine and facility management sectors just to name a few. JWC’s tradition of caring for the customer goes back generations.

About McDermott & Bull

McDermott & Bull, Inc. ( is a retained executive search firm headquartered in Irvine, California. The firm serves both public and privately held clients in a variety of industries and functional areas. McDermott & Bull has developed expertise in fields including Technology, Aerospace & Defense, Financial Services, Consumer Products, Manufacturing, Healthcare and Life Science, Restaurants/Retail, the Building Industry, Professional Services, and other areas. Founded by Rodney McDermott and Christopher Bull, the firm specializes in recruiting difficult-to-find and critical senior level talent for its clients. McDermott & Bull has worked with a large number of prestigious clients including Broadcom, Cisco Systems, Western Digital, Golden State Foods, Google, Ducommun, AECOM, Newport Corporation, Panda Restaurant Group, Honda Center/Anaheim Ducks, Comerica Bank and Union Bank.