Tekin Cetinkaya

  • Greater San Diego Area, US

Work experience

Work experience
Sep 2012 - Present

Managing Member

Business Intelligence Consulting
Using over 25 years of cross industry experiences to provide cost-effective solutions for mid to large size companies in Turkey as well as in the world. Train the trainers in LSS, Maintenance Management, Effective Problem Solving, Modeling.
Jan 2011 - Present

Management Consultant

Results Kurumsal Verimlilik Çözümleri
Design and Implement Lean Six Sigma solutions for manufacturing and service companies.
May 2008 - Present

Managing Principal

TCC Consulting
Provide cost-effective solutions to our clients by using Industrial Engineering techniques and over 20 years of manufacturing and service industry experience. Develop unique lean six sigma solutions for the clients from lean assessments to implementations. Provide trainings in Lean Six Sigma, Process Improvements in small and mid-size companies.
Jan 2008 - Jan 2010

Principal Consultant

Kiran Consulting Group
Managed all the consulting projects for timely, cost-effective completions.
Apr 1997 - Dec 2007

VP of Industrial Engineering Services

Kiran Consulting Group
As part of company’s management team, helped to develop and maintain a very strong customer satisfaction and retention. Identify, design, develop and deliver specific solutions for the projects resulting in quality, cost and cycle time reduction, resource alignment and capital expenditures. Realized high-value gains for the clients.
Feb 1995 - Apr 1997

Sr. Industrial Engineer

Packard Bell NEC
Helped to design and test the new manufacturing facility. Through a complete simulation model of the entire production, established manufacturing system performance measures such as expected throughput per product mix, and manpower requirements. Also designed a pull system for software kitting process, reduced the number of operators needed by 50%, and improved the quality by 100 %. Helped the company to be world leader in manufacturing and shipping of desktop computers in short two years. Increased productivity from daily 1000 units to 25,000 units.


1989 - 1991

University of Southern California
1980 - 1989

BS, MSc.

Istanbul Technical University



Simulation Modeling


Project Management

Workforce Management

Supply Chain Management