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Dario Spinola

Dario Spinola

Head of Business Unit Lean, Vice GM, Staufen Shanghai

Dario Spinola has practiced Lean for 14 years in Brazil and China and provided lean coaching in other countries. With Taktica Lean Consulting, he has worked with Alstom Hydro in China for 6 years, directly managing the machine move from the old factory to a brand new factory in Tianjin. Dario has provided coaching with Alstom Hydro to establish lean strategic planning, develop a lean production system, and establish a framework and assessment on Lean Engineering for operations in China, India, and Brazil. In China, Dario has also provided lean consulting and coaching to AirbusTianjin, Novozymes, Axus Stationary, Noblesse, Cimtas, and Fluidra. With Lean Enterprise China, Dario has co-authored e-Learning training about TPM and developed a customized Lean Kata course. 

Articles by Dario Spinola
Effective Leaders Tackle Challenges Systematically
"It's not enough to simply set a challenge," writes Dario Spinola. "We need effective ways of working toward challenges.  " Read Spinola's suggestions for using The Improvement Kata approach to guide organizational activities in such a way that they support a strategic purpose that will grow and differentiate your business. More »