Peter Hines is a globally recognised leader in Lean Manufacturing, a multiple Shingo award winning author, a senior certified facilitator at The Shingo Institute and Chairman at S A Partners.
Peter Hines has authored several Shingo Prize winning Lean manufacturing books including Creating a Lean and Green Business System in 2014 and Staying Lean in 2009. In 2011, Peter Hines started to extend his influence and expertise beyond the classroom with his network of LinkedIn groups which currently have over 50,000 active members.
Between 1994 and 2014 Peter Hines co-authored 8 books and consulted to Global fortune 500 companies such as GSK, Mars and Siemens on pioneering lean application including network sourcing and value stream mapping.
In 1993, Peter Hines co-founded the worlds only dedicated centre to Lean thinking, The Lean Enterprise Research Centre at Cardiff University. Under the Leadership of Peter Hines the Centre became renowned worldwide for its excellent track record of developing pioneering lean thinking tools, techniques and executive education.
Peter Hines is a Lean Manufacturing leader at The Leadership Network, a leadership and management training provider.