Jeff Howard

Jeff is an accomplished executive leader with more than 27 years of experience helping businesses transform and improve performance. He has worked with many Fortune 500 senior executives and led numerous global operational excellence deployments and performance transformations.

Jeff was previously a managing director with Accenture and a principal at George Group. His roles have included managing director of process excellence, global lead of execution excellence, and global lead of lean transformation. Jeff also spent over a decade helping to drive operational excellence for a world class manufacturing company.

Jeff has deep capabilities and experience in many manufacturing and service industries, including chemicals, building products, metals, transportation, distribution, packaging, paper, consumer products, retail, pharmaceutical, high tech & communications, financial services, healthcare, and others.

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Auburn University
BS Industrial Engineering

Certified Master Black Belt

Firefly Publications

Fast Innovation Book

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