Professor Peter Hines and his European Management team host an event at one of Ireland's leading Pharmaceutical Manufacturers – Genzyme

Professor Peter Hines and our European Management team hosting an event at Genzyme

Professor Peter Hines Chairman of S A Partners and his European Management team held a two day event at one of Ireland’s leading Pharmaceutical Manufacturers – Genzyme. The event was attended by over 30 people and covered the latest thinking on how to create sustainable improvement within an organisation. Delegates included diverse industries such as Aerospace, Food processing, Logistics suppliers, Electronics suppliers as well Pharma and Medical device companies. The event delivered on all fronts with delegates enjoying the mix of Theory, case learning and site tour.

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Prof. Peter Hines and Simon Grogan (centre) with the Genzyme hosts


Professor Peter Hines presenting at the event
Professor Peter Hines presenting at the event

“As the implementation of Lean thinking is applied within Irish companies. Irish sites are fast becoming the exemplar ‘go to sites’ within multinational organisations. This is a great credit to their Irish management teams and secures Ireland’s position on the global competitive stage ”  John Quirke, Managing Director, Ireland.


Simon Grogan, John Quirke and Prof. Peter Hines at Genzyme
Simon Grogan, John Quirke and Prof. Peter Hines at Genzyme


Delegates found the day to be both thought provoking and interesting. Here is what some of the delegates had to say about the event.

“An excellent event combining lean theory with lean in a real business” Steve Facor of Colorcon

 “Well presented at a nice pace, great balance of theory & practical – going away with a very positive opinion of lean and its implementation” Karyn Ryan of Teva Pharmaceuticals Ireland

“Immensely enjoyable, the theory & concepts backed up very well with case studies and real life examples” Larry Ryan of Lake Region Medical