Darren Williams

Specialist Consultant, specialising in: Specialist Design, CAD, Design for Manufacture, Value Engineering, Strategy, Lean, Change Management, New Product Development, Innovation

Darren is a pragmatic, adaptable and innovative engineering manager and trouble-shooter with comprehensive business development, strategic planning, production engineering and automation experience with major blue chip clients. He has proven knowledge and of best practice techniques in all activities including the production and design departments.

Career in brief…

Darren began his career as a Project Engineer with BP Chemicals, managing a time-scale critical refurbishment of a pipeline for operation with new £200m acetic acid plant. He quickly moved on to senior management and director roles, working for companies such as Pascoe Williams and CB Kaymich. He has worked as a business improvement specialist for the past 6 years, helping customers reduce manufacturing processes, increase efficiency and profit. Some of Darren’s key achievements include achieving a 75% reduction in manufacturing process stages and a 50% reduction in part count on a New Product Development, through implementing new manufacturing methodology and construction techniques.