Our Company


Jim Collins

Vice President and CFO

Jim Collins joined Basic American Foods as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in March 2010.  As Chief Financial Officer, Jim is the senior executive responsible for Basic American Food's strategy deployment and financial activities including strategic planning, accounting, reporting, treasury, tax and internal controls.  Additionally, Jim is responsible for the company's IT strategies and solutions.

Prior to joining the company, Jim was Chief Financial Officer for Foster's Group Americas. Prior to Foster's, he held a number of financial positions including Corporate Controller for The Robert Mondavi Corporation and Senior Manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers.  

Jim holds a bachelor's degree in business from California State University at Chico and enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons.