James Horrox

Director of Recycling Development

James “Jim” Horrox joined Alterra Energy in April, 2024 as the Director of Recycling Development. Jim’s prior experience includes serving as a Vice President of Recycling for Green Dot N.A., a new player in the U.S. seeking to develop and construct plants for the purpose of converting scrap waste plastic into hydrocarbons using pyrolysis. Before Green Dot, he served in the same role for Freepoint EcoSystems, locating and establishing their flagship advanced recycling site in Hebron, OH. Prior to that, Jim was the Regional Manager of Recycling for Rumpke Waste and Recycling, with responsibility for a number of single-stream and transfer facilities throughout Ohio. Jim’s earlier assignments included senior leadership positions with Waste Management (WM) in collections, landfill, transfer operations, and mechanical recycling.

Jim holds a B.S. in Business Logistics from the Pennsylvania State University, a Certification in the University Americas Program from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina and is a licensed U.S. customs broker. He was born in the Philadelphia, PA area and currently resides near Columbus, OH with his wife and two daughters.