Dr. Maneesh Kumar
Dr. Maneesh Kumar is a Senior Lecturer at Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University. His degree includes PhD on application of Six Sigma in UK manufacturing SMEs from the University of Strathclyde, Masters in Research from Glasgow Caledonian University and B.Tech in Manufacturing Engineering Ranchi University, India. He is actively involved in Quality Management and Lean Six Sigma (LSS) research within food & drink SMEs in the UK and Belgium, Automotive Industry (e.g. Toyota, Tata Motors, and VW), Service Industries (e.g. Financial Services, Call Centre) and Public Sector organizations (e.g NHS and Higher Education Sector). His research is practice driven, focusing on understanding the operational issues at organizational and supply network level in different types and sizes of indsutries. His research outputs includes two edited books, five edited conference proceedings, five book chapters, and over ninety peer reviewed journal publications and conference papers. He has been involved in delivering LSS training up to Black Belt level and delivered several workshops on LSS application in different type and size of industries including Kwik-Fit Insurance Services, Standard Life, Admiral, Principality, Bakkavor Group, Norbert Dentressangle, NHS Grampian, NHS Sheltand, Edinburgh City Council, Aberdeenshire Council, and Tata Motors.
Keywords: Quality Management; Lean Six Sigma; Knowledge Management; Process Innovation; SMEsGo Back