Our experience and knowledge sets us apart. Our founders are Lean experts who have developed a highly skilled and knowledgeable sales and advice team.
Meet the Team
As a graduate engineer at Toyota Motor Manufacturing UK, Nick was literally schooled in the application of Lean best practice in a fast-moving Automotive manufacturing environment.
After spending some years developing his commercial knowledge in Industrial Sales, Nick returned to the Lean world at the formation of VMT, the forerunner of PEAK Visual Management.
Nick further developed his expertise in Visual Management delivering consultancy projects in industries as diverse as Rail, Pharmaceutical and Oil and Gas.
Nick has been the MD of PEAK since 2017 and relishes supporting PEAK clients in ever changing Lean and Visual Management trends as attitudes and best practice develop over time.
Lauren has been with PEAK since 2012 and has developed from an initial design role into a very knowledgeable Account Manager.
Lauren is a relationship builder and takes great pride in the customer base she has helped support on their Lean and Visual Management journey.
Lauren has a talent for supporting clients’ who are implementing a full Visual Management roll out.
Her keen eye for detail and creative thinking ensures the solutions we supply not only have strong visual impact but perform the function they are intended, all the while maintain consistency in design and branding.
Josh is a degree qualified Product Designer who joined PEAK in 2019.
Josh is a very capable technical thinker who can develop physical products to support an impactful Visual Management solution.
Josh has a particular talent for developing concept 3D visuals for solutions such as Visual Workstations, Workplace Graphics and Shadow board cabinets.
Josh thrives working on site with our clients to understand the challenges within their operations and helping to develop Visual Management solutions to overcome these challenges.
With over 30 years of experience in senior Manufacturing or Operational management roles, there are very few around who can match David’s knowledge of Lean and Visual Management.
David spent 10 years as a senior manager at Toyota Motor Manufacturing UK, from the very first car rolling off the line. He has since gone on to work with and advise some of the most recognisable names in UK industry.
Culture Change, Process Improvement and Quality performance are passions for David, and he believes everyone has potential inside them to be unlocked.
David has a strong passion for Visual Management and has fascinating anecdotes relating to the subject matter that date back to the very start of his career.
Richard was a manager at Toyota Motor Manufacturing UK and has since gone on to deliver Lean projects to some of the worlds largest Rail, Aerospace and Engineering companies.
Richard has a talent for training and coaching teams on the best use of Visual Management in ‘stand-up’ morning meetings or team briefs.
Richard is an expert on team behaviours and understands how best to use an impartial voice to obtain buy-in and create cohesive Lean working teams.
Along with working with our clients on their Lean and Visual Management journey’s, Richard works with the Peak VM Operations team to ensure our Safety, Quality and Delivery output are to the high standards we set for the business.