Richard Young – Partner & Head of Asia Pacific Region

Richard has worked with S A Partners internationally for over 15 years and is a formally certified LCS Level 3 Master Lean Coach through the Cardiff University Lean Competency system and a certified Shingo Facilitator and Alumni.

With over 20 years working in Global Multinationals, he has extensive Senior leadership experience across areas as diverse as Operational Leadership, Directorial roles in Logistics and Supply Chain, coupled with regional leadership in Strategic/Change Management and Business Excellence Leadership.

Regarded as a great motivator, his enthusiasm and experience are a great asset to any program of work. With significant experience in Product and Service business capability and strategic investment, his ability to deliver improvement and sustainable change have been successfully demonstrated across a range of projects, more recently with Pandrol Australia, ECU, Mylan, Asahi, Merit Medical, Abbott, Woolworths, Dental Health Services Victoria and several other service sector clients.

Richard holds a Masters degree in Engineering and is a Chartered Professional Engineer.