Introducing our latest partner, John Cockburn-Evans from John Cockburn-Evans from Aspire2BLean. We are thrilled to have John's experience and knowledge in our circle.
He has held senior leadership roles for manufacturing and engineering disciplines in large global corporate companies such as BASF,Total & DuPont, and recently lead the UK team for an international consultancy.
John has consulted for major corporate clients in the areas of “Operational Excellence” & “Lean Thinking”. John guides businesses in removing “waste” from their operations using the foundations of “Lean” principles, reducing cost and improving top line growth.
In addition, John is also a certified professional coach, and coaches the leaders to engage with employees, in a way that allows them to drive the improvements systemically and consistently. Furthermore, John has also lectured on the topic of “Change Management” at the University of Suffolk eMBA course, and now runs his own consultancy business. John, has recently taken up a new role as Business Ambassador for IOD Suffolk with a remit for Energy, Transport, Logistics, and splits his time between this, consulting in EA Region, London, Russia and Europe.
John is passionate about eliminating waste in any business, which is a great match for the green ethos of Green Shoots Learning. His mission, along with a number of colleagues, is to help companies grow their businesses in a sustainable way. minimising physical waste, energy consumption, the need to recycle, and anything that has a long term effect on the environmental footprint of their business, and ultimately beyond
We are looking forward to working together on client projects to increase, that elusive word "productivity" as well as delivering soft skills workshops on some of his favourite topics such as change management and handling difficult conversations and working together on future breakfast events around East Anglia and Greater London.
We welcome John as a Partner and look forward to working together in the future. To find out more about John please visit his website or call us to arrange an appointment.