Pierre Ianne | Senior Consultant
Pierre has 20 years experience in the deployment of lean manufacturing and management concepts and tools in the automotive industry. He also has a wealth of experience in managing director positions within medium and large companies.
Wide industrial experience in international environments mainly in the automotive industry make Pierre an expert in coaching, personnel development, process organization and optimization, operational excellence systems and lean culture.
Pierre has strong skills developing organizations within several cultures including developing and leading teams toward a common vision.
In addition to Pierre’s leadership roles in industry, he has held lean manufacturing and operations management lecturing positions at the MBA level for Di Tella University – Buenos Aires and the National Technology University – Argentina.
Pierre speaks French, English, Spanish, German, Italian and Portuguese.
- Operational excellence
- Intercultural Intelligence
ESC-SOLUTIONS (International) – Senior Consultant
Pierre had major responsibilities in projects within Argentina, Chile, Spain and France. Those lean projects were developed and implemented in the services, automotive, cosmetics, and other manufacturing industries having positive impacts on cost, people development and quality.
PSA PEUGEOT CITROËN (South America/Spain/Portugal/France) – General Manager
As the head of the top management, Pierre was in charge of the industrial coordination of the factories in cooperation with the international production division defining long and mid-term goals and the operational strategies to accomplish them.
SERMO INDUSTRIES (France) – Director
Pierre was the leader of the commercial and industrial strategies of this French group with factories in France, Poland and Brazil specialized in the development and fabrication of molds for the injection of large plastic parts for the European automotive industry.
EDSCHA-LOR (France) – Managing Director
In this French subsidiary company of German Group EDSCHA, manufacturing articulations systems for the world automotive industry, Pierre was in charge of the complete industrial operation. Through a focus on operational excellence through lean methodologies, Pierre reduced required manpower for existing operations by 25% during this period.