Amitabh Saxena is a Lean and Six Sigma Master Black Belt, CPHQ and PMP with more than 27 years of quality related experience in Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Petrochemicals, Logistics, Services, Manufacturing, Financial Services and IT domains. He is trained in Six Sigma at AXA University, Paris and has implemented Six Sigma and Lean in more than 50 organizations in India, UK, Europe, Asia Pacific and Middle East. By education, he is a Chemical Engineer and MBA(Finance and Marketing) from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.
Amitabh has earlier worked as Vice President – Transformation with Deutsche Bank Group. He has worked at senior Six Sigma positions in Office Tiger-RR Donnelley (as Vice President- Six Sigma), Maersk in Denmark, AXA in UK and KPMG (as Head- Six Sigma Advisory Services, India) and was also associated with Quality Mission Project of Indian Statistical Institute. Presently he is with Anexas, consulting leading hospitals and healthcare providers in Asia on lean, six sigma and process excellence implementation.
As Master Black Belt, Amitabh has guided more than 600 improvement projects, trained more than 1500 Black Belts and 5500 Green Belts. This includes more than 100 doctors and healthcare professionals. He has also trained more than 1000 middle and senior management personnel in Lean, Balanced Score Card, ISO 9000, CMM and Statistical Process Control. He has spoken at global and national six sigma summits for Hospital Management Asia, IQPC, Marcus Evans, Indian Statistical Institute, NASSCOM, NIQR, WCBF and chaired leading conferences on Process Excellence in India, UK, US, Middle East, Asia Pacific and several European countries. He is also jury member of World Hospital Management Asia Awards, North America Shared Services Process Excellence Award and Symbiosis Lean Six Sigma process excellence awards.
Amitabh is a very well-known consultant in healthcare six sigma circles having won many awards in the Lean and Six Sigma field. He has received the global achievers award in quality excellence from the Economic Development Forum, Manipal award for achiever in Process Excellence consulting, CEO of best Six Sigma Institute in India award from Brands Academy, etc.