Breaking Ground: Derek P. Boudreau Joins Bluewhite to Drive Next-Level Autonomous Tractor Production

December 1, 2023

We are delighted to introduce our newest team member, Derek P. Boudreau, who will be joining us as Production Strategy Lead at Bluewhite. Derek brings an impressive 28-year career from Deere & Company, as a leader in Agricultural, Turf, Construction, and Forestry equipment solutions.

At Deere & Company, in his most recent role as "Global Director, Small Tractor & Loader Product Line," Derek showcased exceptional leadership by overseeing manufacturing operations across multiple countries. He crafted and implemented strategies resulting in a remarkable $100 million structural improvement, highlighting his strategic acumen. Derek also spearheaded innovative enhancements in order fulfillment processes, significantly optimizing capacity utilization for improved efficiency.

Derek's expertise perfectly aligns with our mission at Bluewhite. “I appreciate that Bluewhite is striving to provide a total fleet solution, one that serves every color tractor. It’s all about helping the agricultural producers! Especially in specialty crops, an important segment of the global food supply chain.” shared Derek.

His dedication to a balanced life, family, and commitment to health through daily runs and walks with his wife resonates with our company values.  

In his new role as Production Strategy Lead, Derek will be a valuable leader in our Production team, contributing significantly to our global manufacturing line for mass production.