Brent Brown

Brent Brown

VP & General Manager, Tyco Retail Solutions, Inventory Intelligence and IoT

Brent Brown is the Inventory Intelligence General Manager for our global Retail business, reporting to the President of Tyco Retail Solutions (TRS), a part of Johnson Controls. TRS is an award winning, global provider of the industry’s most comprehensive set of retail performance solutions.

In this position, Brent is responsible for enhancing Tyco’s Global RFID-Enabled Retail Solutions and Inventory Intelligence value proposition, evolving go-to-market strategies and improving the performance of the business.

Brent has extensive experience in the global retail industry - building, leading and executing IT solutions/services, aligning program management delivery organizations, and driving transformational programs.

He joined Tyco after serving in various leadership roles for 19 years at Hewlett-Packard, most recently as Director – Retail Industry Portfolio. In that role, Brent was responsible for creating the Retail Industry strategy and solutions with key partners and aligning to service practices for security, cloud, analytics and digital/mobility, with an emphasis on applications and business deployment. Prior to Hewlett-Packard, Brent served as Director – In-Store Solutions for Compaq Computer Corporation, where he was responsible for the creation and development of in-store retail solutions programs for all major retailer markets. Earlier in his career, Brent held leadership roles with Nortel Networks/Clarify, Tandem Computers and REF Retail Systems.

Brent holds an undergraduate degree in economics from York University and is located in Ontario, Canada.