James MacneeSenior Lean Practitioner
With over 15 years of experience in Information Technology and a strong management background, James brings practical application of Lean Information Technology’s principles to its clients. James strongly believes in people and works to remove the barriers that impede progress. He builds trust and engages the minds of your staff for your business. He sees the bigger picture from end to end and helps your staff focus on and realise customers’ needs.
Paul SalmonSenior Lean Practitioner
With experience as a business analyst, developer and team leader / manager for over 18 years in Information Technology, Paul has had experience in the many ways that software creation is carried out. Paul is passionate about Lean as an approach that improves outcomes for both the organisation and the individuals working within it.
Kiesoon MacneeWeb Developer
With finance and science background, Kiesoon has been a part of LeanIT team for many years. Kiesoon has been involved with Lean simulation training and also web development especially for Dev2 which is LeanIT’s project to help the underprivileged young people in the Philippines.
What our clients say
The simulation made it very visual how changing the perspective and the goal from the department to the value produced to the customer improves the process, reduces waste, WIP and increases the benefit (in this case the profit). It was also great to see how the team realised at the end that without communicating with each other and understanding the dependencies of each department it would be challenging to get benefit.
Aygul MansurovaInland Revenue
We used James and Paul from LeanIT to run their Lean Simulation Training across three individual teams from within the Wintec Student Enrollment and Information Centre. The simulation was a great way for those that participated, not only to better understand key lean principles, but to experience these first hand. James and Paul tailored the simulations around a tight schedule we imposed in order to give everyone the chance to participate – this was really useful for us. The feedback received from the teams was very positive and as managers we noticed immediate outcomes with staff questioning and considering improvements to business processes. I would certainly recommend the Lean Simulation Training for a wide variety of teams and businesses.
Sarah Silver and Sylvia CockerWintec
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