Dennis Boutwell is a Principal within FTE’s Global Consulting practice. He has a broad base of experience with extensive background across operations, quality, manufacturing engineering and program management. Throughout his career, Dennis has driven the development and implementation of new or optimized technical and business processes to drive measurable gains.
He has successfully directed all aspects of new and existing plant startups, exceeding all internal/external guidelines including safety, timing, cost, quality and delivery. Dennis has monitored and improved quality control and assurance practices to increase operational efficiencies/profitability for both Fortune 500 and small organizations.
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Prior to joining FTE, Dennis was the Director of Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement for a North American specialty vehicle manufacturer where he had leadership at four locations. Prior to that he had VP oversight of eight Machining and Foundry operations for a Global Manufacturing OEM and held various different roles within OEM’s and Large 3PL/Value Added Assemblers.
Dennis Boutwell holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Hamilton University.< Leadership Team