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Arturo Caraveo
Senior Consultant
About Arturo Caraveo

Senior Consultant in Continuous Improvement Lean & Culture Change

Brian Hatter
About Brian Hatter

Over the course of his 35-year career, Brian has served in a multitude of senior leadership roles primarily within two companies Textron and Ingersoll Rand.

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Brian Kopas
About Brian Kopas

Brian has over 37 years experience driving transformation journeys

Bruce Dorey PhD
About Bruce Dorey PhD

Bruce is a senior coach and leadership consultant with extensive experience in OKR planning and deployment.

Chelsea Gustafson
About Chelsea Gustafson

Chelsea has 10+ years of experience in Manufacturing and Chemical Engineering

Colin Scott
Partner - President S A Partners Inc
About Colin Scott

Colin is the President of the US business – S A Partners Inc. and supports a number of our international clients, at a strategic level, with the development and deployment of Enterprise Excellence programmes.

Dave Cataldi
About Dave Cataldi

Dave has spent over 40 years in manufacturing businesses, the last 20+ years as a business leader.

Dr Fiona Buttrey
About Dr Fiona Buttrey

Fiona is Head of Leadership Programmes and also supports our Shingo Delivery Team. Prior to joining the company in 2018 Fiona spent over 10 years at Vale Group.

Dr. Bryan Cutliff, PsyD
About Dr. Bryan Cutliff, PsyD

Bryan joined SA Partners in June of 2021 as a Senior Consultant and is responsible for overseeing the leadership programs, as well as the healthcare sector, within the company’s US subsidiary.

Ed Clements
Senior Associate
About Ed Clements

Ed is part of our global consulting team supporting customers with Opex, Lean, and Agile programmes

Eric van der Meulen
About Eric van der Meulen

As consultant, Eric worked on projects with SMEs in IT, HR, accounting, marketing, production, quality, compliance.

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Eric Waller
Senior Consultant
About Eric Waller

Eric has 25 years of experience of experience primarily in Aerospace, Renewables, and Automotive

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Ishan Sellahewa
About Ishan Sellahewa

Ishan has expertise in helping clients use technology to achieve their goals.

Jim Mikulski
About Jim Mikulski

Jim is a Partner in our US Team supporting clients with Enterprise Excellence, Improvement Skills, Total Productive Manufacturing (TPM), and Change Leadership.

Jordan Squire
Creative Projects Manager
About Jordan Squire

Jordan is responsible for the Groups social media and also the development of our creative assets.

Keivan Zokaei
Partner: Head of Financial Services
About Keivan Zokaei

Keivan is a lean thinking expert, consultant and a published author. Keivan regularly advises C-suite executives at global companies and has led transformation projects in Service, FMCG and Manufacturing industries.

Kenneth Wisinski
About Kenneth Wisinski

Ken is a Partner supporting our clients with their Enterprise Excellence programmes; Shingo Training; TPM and Continuous Improvement training.

Laura Davies
Senior Finance Associate
About Laura Davies

Laura is part of our Central Services Finance Team

Lisa Taylor
Business Analyst
About Lisa Taylor

Lisa is a Business Analyst within our Central Finance Team

Manuel Baerga
About Manuel Baerga

Manuel is a successful coach who has worked extensively with top tier companies to develop enterprise strategies that deliver quantifiable results.

Maria Penaloza Coupland
About Maria Penaloza Coupland

Maria works as a Consultant within our US team covering South America.  She has extensive experience in the public and private sectors where she has helped develop leaders create engagement with their teams. 

Matthew Scott
Project Manager
About Matthew Scott

Matthew works in our US Team supporting project management and delivery.

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Michelle Formanczyk
About Michelle Formanczyk

Michelle is an experienced Consultant and Executive Coach. She has a stellar record of strategizing and spearheading high-level change in culture, operations, and processes to boost productivity and exceed expectations.

Pheadra Jones
Administration and Support
About Pheadra Jones

Having worked in the US Army, Pheadra provides essential administrative support for all our operations in the US

Rick Guba
Senior Consultant
About Rick Guba

Richard is a Senior Consultant, a Shingo Facilitator and Leadership Consultant with our US Division

Robin Jaques
Senior Partner: Head of Aerospace & Defence
About Robin Jaques

He joined S A Partners in 2000 and supports customers globally within a range of sectors including Manufacturing; Retail; Aerospace, Defence and Distribution.  His passion is for developing sustainable Enterprise Excellence programmes and understanding how companies can connect and engage with their employees.  

Roger Solomon
About Roger Solomon

Roger is an experienced Consultant specialising in the Tourism & Hospitality Sectors. Having held Senior VP positions at Cendant (now Wyndham Worldwide), he is regularly sought out for his knowledge and expertise.