Los Angeles, California, USA – OpsClinic, a global service provider for makers of great products, which helps companies improve their operations, today announced the appointment of Riaz Rasul to its senior team.
Offering over 25 years of diversified experience, Riaz is a senior Business/Operational Excellence executive with key focus on Quality Management, Quality 4.0 and an Enterprise Lean Six Sigma (LSS) champion. He has extensive international success implementing world-class progressive continual improvement strategies, empowerment based continuous improvement cultures and improving financial results in Fortune 500 companies.
Riaz has worked with Fortune 500 global organizations like, Philips, Flextronics, ThyssenKrupp and Accenture with multi-disciplined senior leadership roles in China, the United States, Hong Kong and the APAC Region.
Riaz has successfully managed productivity & quality improvement projects in various disciplines for companies like Dell, Microsoft, Apple, Motorola, NVidia, IBM, Sony Ericson, Kyocera, Bellsouth etc. He has well rounded diversified Business and Operational Excellence experience in product lines like consumer electronics, life style, telecom and complex intelligence based electro-mechanical systems like fast speed elevators and escalators.
Riaz is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt (ASQ) with extensive experience in LSS training, coaching and deployment strategy. He has accomplished in strengthening competitive advantage by reducing product and process costs, improving quality, on-time delivery performance and shortening lead times. Riaz holds an MBA, with a Concentration in Ops & Technology from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia and a BA in Electrical Engineering from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China. Riaz is a multi-cultured person as a global citizen and fluent in English, Chinese (Mandarin), Urdu, Punjabi, Hindi, and conversational Cantonese/Shanghainese. He enjoys travelling around the world.
“Our team grows magnitudes stronger today.” said Jason Sharpe, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of OpsClinic. “Riaz’ global contributions in the realm of driving business excellence and lean six sigma training and development for the world’s leading organizations are unrivaled.”
OpsClinic (www.opsclinic.com) is a global service provider for makers of great products. We establish supply-chain and business operations capabilities to help launch, scale or improve business performance. We serve entrepreneurs, start-ups, established companies, and investors. Rather than simply advising what should be done, our team of seasoned practitioners works with you to improve value, performance, business processes, technology solutions and partnerships. We sustain an effective global reach in supply-chain, sourcing & manufacturing, finance, technology, and customer experience to deliver impactful results worldwide. Follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn. For more information please contact us.