Event Information:

  • Fri


    10:30 AM to 2:00 PM1 Porsche Dr. Atlanta, GA 30354


    Date/Times: December 9, 2016, 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM
    1 Porsche Dr.
    Atlanta, GA 30354
    Speaker: Dr. Norman L. Firchau, President and CEO, Porsche Consulting Inc.

    Join us to learn about Porsche’s presence in the Atlanta area. Porsche Consulting is one of Germany's leading management consulting companies with seven offices worldwide. Their experts in Operational Excellence advise companies worldwide in the automotive and aerospace industries, among many others. Dr. Firchau is adamant that lean transformation and operational excellence requires a rigorous adherence to added value as everything else is waste.

    Dr. Norman L. Firchau is a graduate of the mechanical engineering program of the Technical University Braunschweig, Germany, where he also earned his doctorate. Dr. Firchau began his professional career as an assistant professor in engineering design in 1998. In 2003, he joined Porsche Consulting where his main focus was optimizing products and processes, mostly in the areas of automotive research & development as well as supplier integration. In 2009, he assumed the position Manager, Business Development at Porsche Cars North America, Inc. where he led all strategy and corporate development projects before taking up his present role in October 2011.