The leading Lean and Six Sigma management consulting firm, The Incito Consulting Group, has expanded its leadership team and is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Richard Dowden to VP Managing Director.
Mr. Dowden is a highly skilled executive with over 30 years of experience. He has an excellent working knowledge in Lean systems implementation and Supply Chain optimization and has worked closely with clients in various countries and industries such as: oil & gas, consumer products, life sciences, manufacturing, private equity, service, financial, retail, technology, and textiles.
He has developed successful hands-on approaches to tackle a diversity of business challenges. By leveraging his robust financial analysis capabilities, he has bridged the gap between operational and financial opportunities for client assessments and deployments. Richard personally directed the globalization of a Fortune 250’s initial Lean deployment across 55 manufacturing facilities and 9 distribution centers while working as their Director of the Lean Enterprise Support Office.
“Richard is the perfect person for this role. His experience in analyzing businesses and helping leaders formulate and execute their long term strategy that transforms both their performance and their culture aligns with Incito’s direction. He’ll help provide the leadership we need to maintain our quality of services as we continue to grow both domestically and internationally.” said Terry Dailey, Incito’s Vice President of Operations.
As VP Managing Director, Mr. Dowden is responsible for ensuring that the talents of our team continue to inspire and transform the businesses of our existing and future clients.