Achieve Results Faster:
Our specialized knowledge and hands-on implementation assistance accelerates your journey, so can move faster from problem to solution, and concept to reality. In essence, our job is enabling and accelerating your success, “Navigating to Results”.
Joerg | Lean Operations
Joerg is an international efficiency expert specialized in industrialization, rationalization and turnaround management. He is a certified auditor, author, and speaker on on rapid innovation, lean transformation, and cost reduction. His background is in engineering and operations, with edge in Lean Six Sigma and Operational Excellence. He is also a specialist in Lean factory design, process streamlining, and footprint optimizations.
Robert | Supply Chain
Robert is a senior expert in supply chain, sales and operations with focus on program- and turnaround management. He has extensive experience in cross-functional performance improvements worldwide. As "bridge builder" with an analytical mind and sensitivity, he knows what makes teams tick. He is able to stimulate people of different disciplines to remove barriers, work and grow together, on the basis of relevant metrics and towards common goals.
Richard | Manufacturing
Richard is a senior expert in operational management, focused on ODM/OEM manufacturing in international environments. His background covers all key aspects of the value chain, including sales, product development, quality assurance, resource planning, and business management - with edge in Lean and World-Class Manufacturing practices. Leadership, consensus building and strategic planning are his strengths, ensuring that desired outcomes will be achieved. Pragmatic and result-oriented, Richard will find the shortest path from issue to answer.
Wan | Kaizen Boost
Wan is a value creation expert in manufacturing and service industries. He is a disciple of a prominent Japanese kaizen guru who practices kaizen to rapidly maximize value in operations by eliminating non value adding elements, optimizing flow and making operations highly effective. By applying Kaizen, Total Flow Management and Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) per Japan Institute of Plant Maintenance (JIPM), Wan helps clients maximize equipment performance in terms of availability, yield, and throughput.
Rian | Executive Coach
Rian supports leaders and teams to unlock their full performance potential. She is an international executive coach with a strong track record, delivering result-driven coaching for clients, including executives of Fortune 100 companies. Her expertise is across industries, from social media to fast-moving consumer goods, healthcare, technology, engineering and manufacturing corporations. Rian supports leaders working through challenges related to growth and profit objectives, turnaround, change management and board relationships. She is also a coach at the Stanford Executive Program.
Fredrik | Eco Lighthouse
Fredrik is a specialist in health, environment, safety, quality (HESQ) with an affinity for “going green” by changing the way people work and companies operate. He provides hands-on support for ISO standardization and ECO certification, as well as related trainings. Clients from the waste management, logistics, wood-paper, and oil industry appreciate his interpersonal skills and ability to implement changes through presence, persistence, and positive feedback. Fredrik has delivered many complex projects with significant interdependencies; he is innovative and focused when leading people through the critical path until results are achieved.
Evan | Stategy
Evan is a strategy expert, helping companies to bring new products successfully to market. His expertise includes market sizing, channel strategy, product-service design, and competitive strategy. He has served Fortune-50 companies as well as venture-backed startups in both manufacturing and service sectors. Evan bases recommendations on a strong factual foundation while involving client staff as project team members to insure successful implementation. His background includes over 20 years consulting, McKinsey & Co engagement management and several entrepreneurial stints of his own.
Being a Navigator is not where we started out but our chosen second career. We are engineers, scientists, and business administrators by training, and independent consultants by choice. We are passionate about what we do, thrive on change and enjoy solving complex problems that bring our clients to the next level. Our role follows the identified need, acting as coach, consultant, or change agent – building certified capability in training seminars and boot camps, providing insights and developing solutions, and also leading the implementation until results are achieved, and skills and systems are in place to sustain them.
Navigating to Results
We accelerate your improvement journey by providing the critical know-how and the hands-on implementation assistance, so you achieve results faster.