Dr. Juergen Boenisch
Juergen Boenisch is founder and principal of Executive Management Consulting (EMC). EMC assists manufacturing companies and service organizations in achieving business excellence based on the Toyota Production System (TPS) and traditional improvement approaches.
His roles have included Management Consultant, Director Technical Coordination, VP Operations and President & CEO for the US division of a global equipment manufacturer. He has worked with ThyssenKrupp, Bridgestone Firestone, Caterpillar, SIG Kautex GmbH, AirBoss, Werner & Pfleiderer (W&P) Corporation, Rotek, Boehringer Ingelheim, ALCOA Reynolds, CFN Precision, StampTek, Alliance Atlantis, Direct Energy (Centrica UK), and many small and medium sized companies.
Dr. Boenisch is passionate about the TPS, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma (he is a Black Belt), supply chain management, and business culture. He has trained hundreds of individuals and corporations in business improvement. He is also a frequent speaker at public events. In 2006, Dr. Boenisch spoke at the annual Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) conference in Los Angeles on the topic titled “Sustainable Business Excellence through Process Improvement Plus People Engagement”. In collaboration with BRASI, Dr. Boenisch has developed training workshops on Lean Manufacturing.
Dr. Boenisch holds a Ph.D. in Physics from King’s College, London UK, and two engineering degrees from the University of Bremen and the Polytechnic of Bremen, Germany. He also holds a designation as a Certified Management Consultant (CMC), and the ANSI-accredited CISCOM – Certificate in Supply Chain & Operations Management from BRASI.
He is an active member of several organizations such as APICS, AME, and CAMC. He also serves as the Vice Chair of the SME Toronto Chapter.