Manish Prasad

Executive Director

A result-oriented Professional with more than 30 years of experience in Business Operations Management with complete P&L responsibilities as well as Implementing and managing Business Excellence programs. Key features have been Management of multiple sites; Managing in Global environment including Operations Management in Asian countries like India, China, Indonesia and Malaysia; consulting in Asia, Africa and USA (12 countries across the 3 continents); Supply Chain improvements and implementing strategic improvement processes at enterprise level, including implementing Business Excellence frameworks.
Hands-on experience in Automotive, Banking, FMCG, Textile, Paper, Packaging and Industrial products sectors. Rich consulting experience in Manufacturing, Healthcare, Financial services and Sales Organizations.

Business Skills
➢ Key strategist and proven expert at managing entire operations with sharp focus on both top & bottom line profitability as well as Balance sheet items.
➢ End-to-end Change Management and Enterprise-wide Transformation (Business Excellence)
➢ Business restructuring; developing & streamlining systems with proven ability to enhance operational effectiveness, development of high-performance teams, nurturing talents and meeting operational goals within the cost, time & quality parameters.
➢ Coach – Business strategy creation and execution process, Leadership for transformation and Lean Sigma certification.
➢ Managing with ease in varied Global Cultures and multi-national environment across different countries.

Professional Affiliations and Engagements
• Member, Academic Advisory Board at Institute of Healthcare Management & Research, New Delhi and Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur.
• Guest faculty for teaching
o TQM (full credit course) at IMT (Institute of Management Technology) in 1992-93
o Lean Healthcare at Institute of Healthcare Management & Research, New Delhi since 2009.
o Operations Management and Lean Management at School of Inspired Leadership, Gurgaon 2013 onwards
• Master Black Belt Trainer for Lean/6 sigma