A Brief Introduction

  • Accomplished SVP level manufacturing operations & continuous improvement leader (both single site and multi-site, multi-national).
  • Strong business acumen, interpersonal skills and results drive. Proven ability to get results through complex and ‘virtual’ team structures. Adept at change management.
  • Broad experience across Low Mix/ High Volume and High Mix/ Low Volume environments: Tier 1 Automotive, Consumer Electrical & Electronic Assemblies; Aerospace and Industrial manufacturing.
  • Key areas of expertise: Leadership, Operational Excellence/ Lean Six Sigma (Black Belt certified), Safety Leadership, New Product Industrialisation, Manufacturing strategy, Product transition & Restructuring.
  • Passionate about Operational Excellence and ensuring all employees are engaged in continuous improvement.

Client Projects & Portfolio

Lean Enterprise/ OPEX/ WCM (various international locations - EMEA/ APAC/Americas).
Cost Reduction
<p>31 years experience driving operational excellence using lean methodologies.</p> <p>Demonstrable sustained improvements in SQCDI - Single site plant operations, multi-site divisions & regional groups.</p> <p>Worked at all levels - from 1st line leadership in manufacturing operations, leading shopfloor kaizens to board meetings, training & presentations at most senior levels.</p> <p>SVP level Director for >10 years. Directly reporting to CEO.</p>
Restructuring/ Product transition/ New facilities (China, Romania, France, UK, USA).
Organizational Design Strategy
<p>Highly experienced in business transformation, product transitions, restructuring & new plant builds. Examples below.</p> <p>Opened/ expanded new facilities in: China for an Aerospace supplier, Romania & France for an Electrical assembly business.</p> <p>Transitioned complex manufacturing processes/ products from/to facilities in USA, China, UK, Romania.</p> <p>Turnaround in labour effciency & customer delivery: 1st tier auto-stamper, Hydraulics manufacturer.</p>

Industry Verticals

  • Manufacturing
  • Industrials
  • Heavy Industry
  • Engineering
  • Electronics
  • Aviation
  • Automotive
  • Advanced manufacturing

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