Blair will be responsible for developing our Lean Operations capabilities, and help CIS Clients to radically change productivity of their manufacturing operations by addressing operating system, management infrastructure and employees mindsets and behavior.
Blair joined the UK firm as a Partner in 2009 where he worked in the Operations Strategy Group.
Prior to KPMG he had extensive experience as a Partner at 3i and at McKinsey & Company, where he was a founder and core leader of the McKinsey Operations Practice. Blair is one of the foremost experts on 'lean operations.' He has pioneered the application of lean thinking across a number of sectors, and co-authored the best-selling book "Journey to Lean: Making Operational Change Stick” which is considered a seminal work on delivering sustainable operational business change and continuous improvement.