Alfred Ablaza

Alfred Ablaza

Australia & New Zealand

People profiles

Alfred Ablaza

Professional Background

  • Consultant, mentor, coach, and trainer
  • 26+ years experience working in various industries (manufacturing, service, logistics, and government), ranging from domestic organizations to blue-chip multinationals
  • Degree in Industrial Engineering
  • Experience in Management Consulting across various industries
  • Lasallian Foundation board of directors
  • Nestlé Oceania (senior management roles in Manufacturing Operations, Quality, WHS, Operations Excellence)

M&A Skills & Expertise

  • Lean Master and Six Sigma Expert in Performance and efficiency improvement, Waste and loss reduction, Product/service quality improvement, People and culture development
  • Operations Excellence/Continuous Improvement programs
  • Business Acumen and Financial Literacy
  • Quality Management Systems (ISO9001:2015)
  • Workplace, Health and Safety leadership, strategy and practices
  • ERP, Digital and Business Systems
  • Learning and Development Systems
  • People and Leadership Development

Project Highlights

  • Nestlé Oceania – key highlights: Through its acquisition of various food companies, involved in the integration of operations and manufacturing processes, systems, equipment, data, and people; Annual cost improvements delivered >$3 mil/yr; Compliance systems integration across 40 sites
  • Risk Management Firm – streamlining of service delivery processes and turnaround times
  • Manufacturing and Contract Packaging facilities – organization re-structure, roles, responsibilities, and accountabilities
  • Steel manufacturing companies – integration of business systems that led to work efficiencies
  • Global food manufacturer – manufacturing line capacity and productivity, waste reduction, standardization, product quality enhancement