President, RBH Consulting LLC
Robert Hafey is a lean facilitator with a broad range of operational, maintenance and safety experience. He authored the first book that linked safety and lean – "Lean Safety: Transforming your Safety Culture with Lean Management." He has a proven track record of improving business results via hands-on employee-engagement activities that drive the culture change required for successful change-program implementation.
At the end of 2009, he retired as director of lean operations for Flexco in Downers Grove, Ill. Prior to joining Flexible Steel Lacing Co., he was employed at United States Steel Corp., where he served in a variety of maintenance management positions.