Operating Partner

Manufacturing

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Operating Partner

Manufacturing

Expertise

Rory is part of our Operational Excellence leadership team that assists clients through the development of high calibre people, optimisation of processes and, where appropriate, the enabling through the considered deployment of technologies.

He has over 30 years experience in leading complex manufacturing operations and transformation programmes within multiple manufacturing sectors and across all manufacturing typologies, assisting organisations in tailoring solutions that deliver sustainable improvements.

A seasoned Operations expert and Industrial Engineering practitioner, with strong analytical skills and focus on Value Discovery across the wider supply chain, who has successfully defined and delivered several strategic multi-site global manufacturing transformation programmes, supported by solid operations models and commercial justifications.

He has also successfully delivered several organisational and people-change initiatives within hostile manufacturing environments, and is highly influential in communicating the vision, inspiring stakeholders at all levels to achieve full commitment.

Rory advises on

  • Operational Excellence Strategy
  • Organisational Maturity Assessment
  • Change Management – ADKAR
  • Leadership Development
  • Process Analysis & Modelling
  • CI/TOC/LEAN

Rory's sector experience

  • Defence
  • Automotive
  • PGM Refining
  • Fine Chemicals
  • Food & Beverage
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Synthetic Fibres

Operations roles

  • Operating Partner
  • Senior Consultant
  • GM & Global MOM Director
  • Operations Director
  • Operations & CI Manager

Career history

  • 2019 – date gunnercooke llp
  • 2018 – 2019 Applied Tech Systems
  • 2008 – 2018 Johnson Matthey PLC
  • 2004 – 2007 GRG PTY Ltd
  • 1997 – 2003 SANS Fibres PTY Ltd

Get in touch

For further advice please contact us for a free consultation.

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+44 (0)3330 143 401 info@gunnercooke.com