Vice President, Head of Operational Excellence Sime Darby Plantation
2015 American Society for Quality (ASQ) Edwards medallist has been actively
carrying out Operational/Business Excellence strategy for more than 18 years. Azman Shah
Mohamed Noor is the first recipient from the Asian region to be awarded the
prestigious medal since 1963, after Kenichi Koyangi from Japan, placing his achievements to
the likes of world’s renowned quality leaders including Armand Feigenbaum and Joseph
is presented to individuals who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the
application of modern quality control methods, especially through the
organization and administrations of such work.
passionate continuous improvement champion & practitioner, Azman Shah
has managed, trained, coached, facilitated and contributed to the knowledge and
growth of hundreds of individuals. With the background of aviation engineering,
he is an American Society for Quality (ASQ)-Certified Six Sigma Black Belt and
is a Certified Master Black Belt from Lean Applied, an ASQ affiliate service
his professional career, he has driven the Quality, Lean Six Sigma (LSS) and
Innovation deployment in numerous corporations such as General Electric,
Maybank, Malaysia Airport Berhad and Sime Darby Berhad. He has supervised projects that have won
1st Place at Permodalan Nasional Berhad’s Innovation and Quality Award in 2011,
2012, 2013, 2014,
2015 and 2016. In
addition, Sime Darby’s Quality and Innovation project team won the
Silver Award and Best Environmental Project
2017 ASQ International Team Excellence Award in North Carolina, USA.
Award marked the first for Sime Darby after three consecutive years qualifying
as international finalist, and also second time in Malaysia’s history to win
such a prestigious award at the global stage.
the way, he contributed to hundreds of individuals’
He trained and advised professionals specifically in Operational/Business
Excellence and LSS who continue to spread productivity philosophies in
date, 6 Deployment initiatives, 175 Champions, 5 Master Black Belts, 98 Black
Belts and 350 Green Belts from various industries have been trained and coached
by him. In
has led Sime Darby’s Lean Six Sigma Business Management Strategy Deployment
achieved a declared accumulated benefits of more than USD
200 million in
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Azman Shah.
*Processing your payment may take a moment. Please click submit payment only once, and do not refresh this page. Doing so may result in your credit card being charged more than once.