Comparing Lean Application in Aerospace and NGOs with Andrew Parris – The Lean Effect Podcast

In this podcast interview with Mark Dejong, Andrew Parris, a Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt Andrew Parris with over 25 years of experience in NGO/humanitarian and Aerospace Development, recounts his lean journey from the beginning. He talked about the differences between aerospace and other sectors, as well as how the aerospace industry approaches process improvement. He explained how, using Lean, they were able to cut World Vision International’s annual NGO expenditures in Africa by more than $1.5 million.

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