Additional experience acquired as a key member of a private equity backed management team that delivered impressive business growth which tripled equity value within 3 years.
• Profit Improvement
• Cost Reduction
• Change Management
• Strategy Planning
• Purchasing & Supply
• Exit Strategy Planning
Director - 07977 124 6802004 - CurrentKaizenworld has a diverse client base (from "blue chip" to SME) - Professional Services, Food, Printing, Manufacturing where it has assisted the management teams in driving down cost, improving profitablity and increasing capacity.
Operations Director1999 - 2004Joe started his career as a graduate trainee with Vickers, the UK defence equipment manufacturer and developed his management skills with five other companies before becoming a key member of a four strong private equity backed Management Buy Out team that tripled the value of the company in three years. Joe was subsequently involved in the negotiations which led to its sale to Wiremold, the American multi-national company featured in Womack and Jones's ground-breaking book "Lean Thinking". Tasked by Wiremold to transform his UK plant into a world class lean facility, Joe was trained in the UK, America and Japan where he received training from Shingijutsu in the Toyota Production System and worked closely with senseis who visited him regularly over the next six years.
University of Bradford2000 - 20001st Class Honours