Ryan Lawera is an FTE Consultant with over 7 years of manufacturing experience, culminating in an extensive background in program management with an emphasis on lean corporate development, production industrialization, and people systems. Areas of expertise include program management, process improvement, industrial and manufacturing engineering, and design and implementation of corporate Lean strategy.
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Prior to consulting, Ryan started his career at ABB Robotics as a manufacturing engineer followed by his time at Brose Group as a Customer Team Industrial Engineer (CTIE). As a CTIE, he led the design and procurement for product assembly lines while managing the respective product development for Daimler and BMW customers within the region. After joining Continental Automotive, he participated in an executive rotation program, acting as the Ford and GM Quality Manager of Projects for the ADAS group, and progressing into the Regional Lean Program Manager. During this time, Ryan helped lead the development and integration of Lean for the Automotive group.
Ryan attended school In Michigan at Oakland University and holds a degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering and has obtained certifications in Method Time Measurement (MTM) MTM-1 and MTM SD.< Leadership Team