Managing Director, Lean Focus – Europe
Torsten has been a practitioner of Lean principles for more than 25 years. Since learning the first Lean tools from Komatsu Lean Consultants, he has led business transformations that have resulted in recognition from Danaher including “Best Plant World-Wide within Danaher” in 2015 and 2016. He has held ever-increasing roles of responsibility, including Global Vide-President of Danaher’s most advanced Lean maturity business in Hach. Most recently, at Wilkhahn, he drove improvement at all levels of the company to get sustainable results using Lean principles.
TORSTEN IS THE QUINTESSENTIAL LEAN LEADER THAT LEADS WITH HUMILITY AND GETS RESULTS THROUGH OTHERS. HE HAS A PROVEN TRACK RECORD OF BUILDING SUSTAINABLE LEAN CULTURES AND A HANDS-ON LEADERSHIP STYLE. EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION AT ALL LEVELS AND STRONG PROBLEM-SOLVING SKILLS ARE THE FOUNDATION OF HIS WORK STYLE.
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