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It goes without saying that our trainers all stand out due to their competence and experience. What else makes them so remarkable? All of our trainers have backgrounds in the industry. They themselves were managers and executives for many years, and they of all people understand the tasks which their participants and coachees face. Instead of teaching vague theory, they all offer valuable and tried-and-true experience for a practical approach to everyday work life. And they do so in a agreeably authentic and approachable way. You’ll see: learning from them is a pleasure.
After graduating from Illinois State University with a degree in economics and labor management, he began working for Ford Motor Company in Chicago as an hourly production worker.
He began in Production, and his later decision to accept an Apprenticeship as a Tool and Die Maker. After graduating his apprenticeship, he took on various management positions in the Tool and Die department. After eleven years at Ford, he moved to Toyota Motor Manufacturing for twelve years, where he deepened his lean knowledge in various departments and roles. In 2019, after 23 yrs. In the Automotive industry, he then moved into the Operational.
David Frost has been Principal at Staufen USA since February 2022.
Dr. Alexandra Hey
Dr. Mark C. Hiller
Dr. Urs Hirt
Thomas MüllerProject Manager
Thomas Müller is a Project Manager in Staufen’s Atlanta office. He is responsible for the ramp-up activities in the US and is a member of the Operational Excellence (OPEX) practice. Since joining the firm in 2018, his work has focused on holistic transformation projects (production, assembly, logistics, shop floor management) with a particular interest in the automotive, machinery and plant engineering industry across the globe.
Prior to his work at Staufen, Thomas was a business analyst focused on streamline production processes in the injection molding industry. Thomas holds a Masters in Engineering Business Management, Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering and finished a 3-year apprenticeship as Industrial Mechanic.
Freda von Stackelberg
Jan Philipp Stommel
Eric Nils Timmer
Lal Tuzman is a B.S. Materials Science and Engineering graduate from Georgia Institute of Technology.
With over 5 years of experience in materials research and process development, he has created manuals and instructions to decrease the time to detect problems in manufacturing lines, conducted research and provided cost-effective solutions, highly skilled in setting up R&D labs and finding the right equipment to create an efficient production flow, and assisted in supplier selection by performing material and product analysis.
Lal Tuzman has been a Consultant at Staufen USA since August 2022.