Zachery Brice is a seasoned leader in the deployment and application of methods to effectively execute a company’s strategic objectives. Leader in the application of optimization methods to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of organizations in meeting/exceeding their business objectives and their client's wants, needs and expectations. Global experience in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas within Financial Services, Telecommunications, Manufacturing and Aerospace industries.
Strategic Alignment – Ability to align strategic goals to organizational objectives, key business processes, the required resources and planning mechanism to assure effective execution of strategic objectives.
Business Diagnosis & Problem Solving – Ability to evaluate current state business process performance, define gaps and recommend cost effective sustainable solutions for closure, through use of Lean Sigma and Six Sigma Methods.
Results Orientation – Ability to deliver results based on required business needs for consistent compliance to quality, service, productivity standards and deadlines, through collaboration and effective use of resources and technology.
Collaboration & Influence – Ability to influence and enthuse others through personal advocacy, vision and drive, and to access resources to build a solid platform for change.
Coaching – Ability to help individuals learn to improve their work and make decisions for themselves.
Sam Chakraborty has 15+ years of industry experience in the strategy-execution space. In his career he has worked both in roles as internal program leader as well as external consultant on formulating and implementing turnaround strategies that measurably improved business performance.
Mr. Chakraborty's core expertise include - Strategy Formulation and Execution Planning, Performance Improvement Program Design, M&A Operational Planning (100 day plan), post merger integration, Quality and Productivity tools including Six Sigma, Lean, Theory of Constraints etc.
Mr. Chakraborty has recently been with Berkadia (a Berkshire Hathaway/Leukadia National Company) as the Chief Transformation Officer and member of the firm's Management Committee. In this global role he was responsible for leading corporate and platform wide initiatives relating to strategy, operational excellence and transformation.
Prior to joining Berkadia, Mr. Chakraborty was with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York as the Business Process Excellence Office business partner to executive management.
Before the NY Fed Mr. Chakraborty was with SSA & Company (formerly Six Sigma Academy) as senior director leading client engagements in private equity, financial services, media and pharma verticals.
Mr. Chakraborty has a Master of Science from the University of Missouri-Rolla and a Bachelor of Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology.