Director of Generation
UMS Group Inc.
UMS Group, Parsippany, NJ1994 to 1998
International consultancy specializing in performance management solutions for clients in the utility, manufacturing, financial services and pharmaceutical industries.
Grew revenue from $400,000 in 1994 to >$3.5MM in 1997 by creating and executing multiple performance improvement process projects.
- Reduced costs $2MM annually and increased availability and capacity 4% for $1.8B integrated utility’s Generation Division. Slashed operating costs >40% for 10 power plants. Consolidated transportation and supply contracts minimizing fuel costs 2%.
- Improved availability 12% and reduced O&M costs by $1.5MM for LA Dept of Water & Power.
- Identified costs savings of >$700MM annually for 1,000+ power plants via implementation of performance benchmarking and best practices for operations, maintenance, safety, chemistry and fuel purchasing / handling.