Howard Wilcox has held senior operational roles across the UK manufacturing sector for over 25 years, formatively in the automotive sector and latterly in other industry sectors. In this time he has a proven track record of delivering bottom line profitability coupled with high levels of quality and customer service.

Since 2008 Howard has business interests in Business Improvement Consultancy, Training, Assessment and Coaching across a broad base of manufacturing and service industries.

Howard’s approach is to utilise the tools through Lean Six Sigma methodologies in a pragmatic and situation appropriate manner. Using his hands on experience, business improvement and team development programmes are delivered helping to create a platform for Continuous Improvement for any organisation through building knowledge and confidence in the individuals and teams to be able to apply the improvement tools successfully.

Along with his Lean Six Sigma knowledge and experience, Howard is a qualified Trainer, NVQ Assessor, Coach and a Fellow of Manufacturing Management from Cranfield University. His consultancy work is based on taking a view on the end to end value stream and engaging the team to develop data driven solutions to add further sustained value going forward. He understands the impact of waste on Quality, Service and Bottom Line.