Karcher Mexico Materials Manager
Amphenol Cemmex Logistics Manager
JCI Components Plant Planning and Production
Rodolfo is an Advisor for Lean Operations with experience in global companies within Strategic Planning, Lean Operations, Supply Chain, HR, Sales &Finance.
He has been learning and developed on improve the all Supply Chain in Industrial environment. Using tools of Toyota Production System and Six Sigma Rodolfo has impacted positively the Supply reducing lead times, Inventories, improving processes, etc. Creating more lean operations and supporting people.
As expatriate on USA for JCI, he was able to support implementation of ERP SAP to improve process and quality of supply chain on 3 plants.
Rodolfo is a change agent enrolled with the high demand of the automotive industry, focused on results, but not leaving human side, values and caring for business interests
For over 15 years he has been constantly trained and deploying Improvement Projects to maximize as much resources possible to make thing better and easier, Rodolfo has been trained in the Toyota Way Culture, connecting the Lean Supply for the customers.
Rodolfo can help your team to accomplish their goals, to make things happen, meaning Business Transformation on Lean Supply to Lean Culture
Liker Lean Advisors Vice President
Toyota Kata Ambassador
Former VP IISE
Former Lean Manager at Celestica
B.S. Industrial Engineering at Tec de Monterrey
Several Lean Certifications for international Institutes
Francisco is a Toyota Kata Ambassador and Pioneer to spread the Toyota Kata in Mexico, he has been applying TK with his colleague Dr. Jeff Liker ( author of the best seller the toyota Way) and many other Coaches in companies with the hieghest TPS people development. Francisco presents experience in Toyota Kata for the last 5 years within Automotive, Oil & gas, Plastic, Medical, Electronics, in Assembly, Machining and Machine and Autonomation. Is leading Alfra Lean Advisors a Consulting firm with over 1,500 customers companies from 7 countries. He also is the Vice President of Alfra Institute, a education organization to develop the top Management under a Lean MBA degree formed with Former Toyota executives and Top worldwide Management.
He has been learning, applying, and teaching the Toyota Production System in Canada, USA, Mexico, Latin America & Europe. He has taught and applied Lean from the senior management level to the operational levels closest to Gemba fro over 150 companies from international corporations, to mid-size and small family businesses from diferent industry sectors such as: Service, Logistics, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronic, Bank, Ceramic, Education, Defense Electronic, Food & Beverage, Gas & Oil, Electric Manufacturing, and several manufacturing sectors.
Francisco is a Toyota Kata Ambassador and Pioneer to spread the Toyota Kata in Mexico, he has been applying TK with his colleague Dr. Jeff Liker ( author of the best seller the toyota Way) and many other Coaches in companies with the hieghest TPS people development.
For over 5 years he has been constantly trained by the Best Seller “Toyota Way (800 hrs),” the Ex President of JV Toyota China Mr Shingo (360 hrs), and various Toyota top Management ( + 1000 hrs).
His best expertise is in: Coaching Toyota Kata, Lean Manufacturing ,Lean Office, Lean Culture and Business Transformation.
He is an Industrial and Systems Engineering at the Monterrey Technical Institute. He has taught classes for students in over 15 Universities, lecturing in various Congresses in Mexico. Certified as Black Belt Six Sigma at Institution of Industrial Engineers, and the Theory of Constraints and Thinking Process at the EGADE of the Monterrey Technical Institute.
Francisco is a former Celestica leader & manager of the Lean Culture Transformation, with BlackBerry (RIM), Palm, HTC as Principals customers, with sales of over 1 billion dollars. This transformation involved over 5,000 people.