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Looking for a friendly BA with oodles of industry experience and analytical ability – and great listening skills?

I might be able to help you out.


🔸 I'm an analytical thinker with business and industry knowledge.

🔸 I'm an experienced Senior Project Manager and Business Analyst, and have delivered improvement projects in the automotive, chemical, FMCG, food, energy, and manufacturing sectors.

🔸 I like to know the big picture, but I'm also comfortable in the detail – personable, completer finisher, outcome-driven.


🔸 I have a degree in Business Management with French and German and an MSc in Operational Research (applied maths). I did post-grad research into knowledge acquisition for artificial intelligence (AI) systems. I began my career as a process engineer (SPC) in the steel industry and later worked with a management consulting firm for 14 years.

Tools and techniques used include:

  • MOST Analysis


  • Balanced Business Scorecard

  • Critical Success Factors

  • KPIs

  • SWOT Analysis

  • Brainstorming

  • Mind Mapping

  • Fishbone Diagrams

  • Root Cause Analysis

  • The 5 Whys

  • Critical Path Analysis

  • Force Field Analysis

  • Value Chain Mapping

  • Business Process Modelling

  • Systems Analysis

  • Brown Papers

  • Day In the Life Of (DILO)

  • Observations

  • Gap Analysis

  • Process Design

  • RACI Charts

  • Johari Window

  • Systems Thinking

  • Project Management

  • Stakeholder Engagement

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Methodologies used include:

  • Supply Chain Management

  • Asset Management

  • Organisational Effectiveness

  • New Product Development

  • Total Quality Management (TQM)

  • Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

  • Design for Manufacture (DFM)

  • Toyota Production System (TPS)

  • Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing – including Value Stream Mapping, Kaizen, Kanban, Poka-Yoke, 5S, Just-in-time, Level Scheduling, Takt Time, and SMED (single minute exchange of die)

Clients include:

  • ICI Tioxide

  • ICI Aromatics

  • ICI Paints

  • Ford Transit Vans Southampton

  • Ford Cars Halewood

  • Ford Cars Dagenham

  • General Motors IBC Luton

  • Hepworth Building Products

  • Brossard

  • Grand Metropolitan

  • Dale Farm

  • Craven's of York

  • Sidlaw Packaging

  • Hunting Aviation

  • De La Rue

  • British Energy

  • Coca-Cola Schweppes Wakefield

  • ABB Berlin

  • Laing O'Rourke

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