Skilled and experienced professional in multiple disciplines including Project Management, Engineering, Lean Manufacturing, Quality, Process Engineering and Supplier Management. Demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously while keeping an eye on the bottom line.
Technical experience includes plastic processing (injection molding, extrusion, printing/decoration), metal fabrication, packing machinery automation and introduction of new products to manufacturing. Perform all phases of machine evaluation, specification, validation, installation, integration and testing of domestic & European equipment.
Solid understanding and experience in Lean Manufacturing, Value Stream Mapping (VSM) KAIZEN, 5S, process optimization, and quality improvement. Six-Sigma Green Belt combined with continuous improvement experience. Strong analytical skills and proficiency with statistical process control (SPC), Failure Mode Effect Analysis (FMEA) and process capability (Cpk). Participated in implementing ISO 9001:2015. and training of internal auditors. Design and implementation of Supplier Quality Programs.
Certified in Kepner-Tregoe Problem Solving technique. (http://www.kepner-tregoe.com/)
LEGO Systems, Inc.
Berry Plastics / Tubed Products
Belt Technologies Inc.
HCP Packaging USA, Inc.
Cyalume Technologies Inc.
MBA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Isenberg School of Management - 1998
Concentrated in Operations Management, Marketing.
BSME, Cum Laude, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology - 1996
Mechanical Engineering. Concentrated in energy, production, and design.