Title: Operational Excellence at Cambrex Karlskoga AB
In his lecture, Henrik describes Cambrex Operational Excellence program and what has been done to implement and develop the initiative. Henrik also presents how Cambrex ensures progress in the improvement projects through a clear and practical process with great importance in a good kick-off for the projects and to continuously follow and coach for the best progress. Combining the ability to identify and ensure improvements with the ability to lead and run an improvement project is another cornerstone of successful improvement work.
Henrik Röjare has over 30 years of experience from Swedish industry with various positions in companies such as Linde (AGA), Vattenfall and Cambrex. Today, Henrik is Director of Product & Project Management and member of the management team for Cambrex Karlskoga AB with responsibility for Product Management & Customer Service, Purchasing, Supply Chain Development, Production Planning and Warehouse & Logistics.
Henrik is also responsible for Operational Excellence and has since 2006 built up the Operational Excellence concept, based on Lean Six Sigma. Henrik has also, together with the Managing Director, Bjarne Sandberg, developed the process for strategy work and methodology to drive and ensure that the business strategies are implemented.
Henrik has a background as Master of Science in Industrial Engineering and Management at Linköping University and has over the years supplemented with a number of educations e.g. Lean, MBB, PMP, Product Management and Executive Management Program.
Cambrex is a leading end-to-end CDMO in the pharma industry with focus on small molecules, recognized as the small molecule company that provides drug substance, drug product and analytical services across the entire drug lifecycle.
With over 35 years’ experience and a growing team of over 2,000 experts servicing global clients from our sites in North America and Europe, we are tried and trusted in branded and generic markets for API and dosage form development and manufacturing.
Cambrex Karlskoga AB is part Cambrex Drug substance expertise and the company has a long history in chemistry going back to 1896 when Alfred Nobel founded the company. Cambrex Karlskoga AB offer strong expertise in custom development and cGMP manufacturing and has extensive capabilities with kilo lab, pilot plants and full-scale manufacturing, all meeting world class quality standards with excellent quality systems and USA FDA track record. Operational Excellence is a part of our DNA and Lean & Six Sigma has been the fundament since 2005.