our team

The Founders

Norman Bodek

The Godfather of Lean

Noriko (Bodek) Hosoyamada

Editor/Interpreter

The Faculty (Masters)

Norman Bodek

The Godfather of Lean

Kazuyoshi Hisano

CEO Coaching

Ritsuo Shingo

former President Toyota China

Shigehiro Nakamura

Sr Instructor at JMA

David Veech

Author/Coach

Colin D. Baird

Business Consultant

Nigel Thurlow

Lean and Agile Master

Nihat Karaoglu

Innovation and Digital Transformation

Prof Bill Bellows

In-Thinking

Paul Akers

“2 seconds lean”

John M. Bernard

“Government That Works!”

Alberto Molinar

Dr Joseph Madrigal

Executive Decision Making

Christophe Makni

Managing Consultant (Lean, AI, Automation)

Ahmed Avais

The Sage of Agile