Opex Academy is dedicated to creating enterprise excellence in organizations. Opex Academy helps companies with the highest standards of excellence to develop learning events and lean programs and to design systems based on principles that drive behavior to the ideal state. Opex Academy is committed to consult and coach organizations and top executives looking for a sustainable continuous improvement and transformational culture in the relentless work of identifying and avoiding waste.
Contact: Abel Gomez | email@example.com | +52 (442) 212 0125
North America, Latin America, South America
Pharmaceutical, Automotive, Aeronautics, Consumer Products, Electronics, Service, Logistics, Appliances
Abel Gomez, an industrial engineer with an MBA specializing in marketing and sales, has more than 20 years’ industrial experience. Mr. Gomez has been an advisor to most of the Mexico companies to receive Shingo recognition from 2011 to 2013, and served as director of the Shingo educational partnership with ITESM in Queretaro from 2010 to 2013. He is now founder of the Opex Academy, a company that hosts Shingo activities. During his career, Mr. Gomez has trained over 600 top executives and consulted with 60 large companies to help them develop operational and enterprise excellence in Mexico, the United States, Latin America and Europe, while embracing the principles of the ideal state.
René E. Ortiz is a consultant with Opex Academy and founder of Servicios ProcessConsult, a consulting company dedicated to helping organizations obtain excellent business results through the best performance of their people and their processes. Mr. Ortiz has over 30 years of consulting experience working with more than 90 organizations in 6 countries and training more than 8,000 leaders, managers and associates. He is an associate professor in the International Center for Professional Development at the Catholic University Andrés Bello in Venezuela, as well as at the EOI Business School in Spain. He earned a master's degree in organizational development and consulting, and his academic areas of interest include operational excellence (based on lean six sigma) and customer experience management.
Director of Operations
Alejandro Ponce is an industrial engineer with over 15 years of experience in operations, mostly in the automotive industry. Mr. Ponce worked at four different facilities within Autoliv Inc., a global automotive safety systems supplier and one of the best companies when it comes to the Shingo and operational excellence culture. He played an active role in these four sites becoming Shingo recipients through several positions such as manufacturing manager, quality manager and production control manager, as well as plant general manager for the last six years. Mr. Ponce received the engineer-of-the-year award and established a solid lean culture at the sites for which he was responsible.