Finding a Head of Operational Excellence for a Global Precision Engineering Organisation

Beaumont Bailey was engaged by a precision engineering manufacturing company to seek out a Head of Operational Excellence with strong transformation experience. The company, prioritising the delivery of innovative and qualitative products, stands as a market leader within their sector.


Operations professionals were considered from specialist engineering manufacturing backgrounds. It was essential to secure someone who had the commercial understanding of the full development cycle with high cultural understanding.


With over a century of history in manufacturing and developing cutting-edge products worldwide, this global organisation sought Beaumont Bailey’s assistance in their footprint transformation.  Their objective was to find a Head of Operational Excellence who could design and implement an operational transformation framework across a global portfolio of assets.


Beaumont Bailey utilised its strong relationships and networks across the Industrial sector and after a truly international search process, found an exceptional individual with both a background in industrial manufacturing and the track record of driving operational change across different cultures. The candidate impressed all client stakeholders throughout the interview process and as such, has been identified as a highly valuable asset to the business and an intrinsically transformative hire to the organisation. The client’s feedback indicated that the successful candidate possesses the potential to become an executive leadership candidate in years to come, owing to their rapid career development and potential.

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