Philippe Lacey

Philippe Lacey is a Director and founder of Ad Esse Consulting Ltd.  After working as an engineering manager in the aerospace sector he has worked as an improvement consultant for over 20 years, specialising in helping organisations achieve sustainable continuous improvement.  He has worked in both the public and private sectors designing and managing major transformation and Lean programmes.  His first Lean implementation came before the name was even coined and he has been a firm believer in the principles and practice of Lean Systems Thinking ever since.

His ability to recognise and guide public sector clients through the cultural and leadership elements of Lean make him sought after in Lean and BPI programme design and implementation. 

Philippe is an engaging and entertaining speaker and has spoken at numerous seminars and conferences on Lean, covering both the successes and the pitfalls of major transformation programmes