Consultants Team

David Tan, DBA

David Tan, DBA

President/Senior MBB Consultant

MU Sigma Group - Malaysia

o Professional Experiences:

  • 2005 to Present: A/P DSS & QIQ Lead, Six Sigma Black Belt, Motorola University
  • 2001 to 2005, Leadership, Learning and Performance (LLP)/Training manager in Motorola HR for 4 years
  • 1979 to 2001, Test Maintenance and Test Lab Manager in Motorola for 22 years
    o ducations:
  • 1999-04 Doctor of Business Administration (D.B.A.) ; University Science Malaysia, Penang
  • 1994-96 Master of Business Administration (MBA) (with Distinction), University Science Malaysia, Penang
    o Papers published in Journals:
  • Different perspectives of accounting theory and its impact on accounting practices and researches- Joined paper with Yuserrie Zainuddin. Published in the fifth Indonesian conference on accounting, September, 2002
  • Production improvement through Total Productive Maintenance- A Case study- Joined paper with GV Shenoy. Published in the Forum: Economic and Business Journal of the Federation of Malaysia manufacturers (1996).
    o Training/Consulting/Quality Experiences:
  • Conducted Jumpstart Workshop for Boehringer Ingelhiem (BI) in Shanghai and Stumpp,Schuele & Somppa (SSS) in Bangalore, 2009.
  • Certified Trainer for Black Belt Leading Digital Six Sigma and Master Trainer for Value Stream Mapping; Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, PFMEA, MSA, SPC, Control Plan, 8D, Basic Statistics, Accelerating Lean Transformation, Change Management Framework 2006/7/8
  • Certified Trainer for Leading Digital Six Sigma for Managers and Digital Six Sigma Tools Training. 2004/5
  • Certified Apples & Oranges-Finance for Non-finance trainer for Motorola, 2003/4
  • Total Productive Maintenance trainer for Motorola, 1991-1995
  • Instructor and trainer as part of the delivery of Quality and Six Sigma related programs in Asia Pacific;
  • Provided mentor and consultancy to both Internal Motorola and External Customer regarding Quality and Six Sigma related projects;
  • Master Trainers role in developing and certifying internal trainers and external consultants to support our Six Sigma and Quality related trainings.
  • Developed of Lean Six Sigma Green (Service and Manufacturing) training materials.
  • Quality System Review (QSR) Internal Assessor- 1998
  • Guest Speaker at Manufacturing Excellence Workshop in Bangkok, 2008; Speaker Lecture for University Science Malaysia on Six Sigma, 2010.