“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.”
Thousands of leaders worldwide are trained in Lean to learn how to identify and remove waste, deliver service to customers faster, enhance efficiency and productivity, reduce costs, and increase customer satisfaction. Lean Operational Excellence is being successfully employed by leaders in all manufacturing and service industries; from financial, hospitality and high-tech to healthcare and government services.
In this program you will have the opportunity to learn the world’s best practices on Lean methodologies, tools, and management principles, learn Lean practical tools and methods applied to creatively solving a problem and developing a clear vision on process improvement and how to create a sustainable continuous improvement mindset within your organisation.
The Postgraduate in Lean for Operational Excellence provides participants and companies, with a comprehensive and effective roadmap for professional and workforce development that aligns with industry-recognized standards.
It is an evolutionary journey where participants knowledge and experience work together to create a depth of expertise upon which they can keep building. It weaves innovative ways of thinking and doing business with real world applications and results.
During the program, participants will learn how lean methodology and tools can support continuous improvement and long-term competitive success through the relentless pursuit of maximizing value, by eliminating waste, overburden and unevenness.
At the end of this course you will be able to:
This program is designed for current and developing business executives and teams in mid to senior-level management.
Ideal participants include:
and anyone interested in developing Lean Thinking mindset
Full Professor and Dean at FCT NOVA
Experienced Professor in Engineering with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Skilled in Research and Development (R&D), Operations Management, Systems Engineering and Management, and Entrepreneurship.
Virgílio has a strong business development professional with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) focused in CIM from Cranfield University.
Partner & CEO
The Lean Six Sigma Company Portugal
Henrique is Partner & CEO of The Lean Six Sigma Company Portugal. He combines the executive management of the company, with the role of Senior Trainer and Coach.
Henrique holds a master’s degree in Chemical and Biochemical Engineering from Nova School of Science and Technology, and a Post- Graduation in Operations Management from Porto Business School.
He holds Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, he is also a certified Prince2 Project Manager and certified Change Manager. During his professional career, Henrique has worked in the pharmaceutical industry both in Portugal and in UK. He also worked as a Senior Operations Consultant in Lean Six Sigma and he was Program Manager at BNP Paribas, leading a Continuous Improvement Program for more than 5000 people.
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