Neil Trivedi is the Global Business Process Excellence Director for GKN PLC. Neil has a background of manufacturing and supply chain operations across a diverse range of industries. He has worked across all functional processes across many different types of business, effectively applying Lean extensively to both transactional and less regular business processes with excellent results. He has created the system and structure for deploying Lean into Business process across GKN globally. In his current role, Neil designs, develops and delivers Lean Business Process transformation across the organisation for all levels of the business. He has recently completed delivery of a programme of senior leadership Lean training.
Prior to his work in Lean, Neil held senior positions in operations and project management and he designed and ran the Princess Royal Distribution Centre for Royal Mail in London. This was the UK's first new railway station in the UK for 100 years. Neil holds an MSc in Lean Operations from Cardiff University as well as an MBA from Imperial College London and BSc from Leeds University.