Rachel is a process optimisation and transformation specialist who is passionate about using insight and operational excellence to achieve sustainable business outcomes.
Working for the US and Australian divisions of DuPont, Rachel led performance enhancement programmes for both operations and product development. She earned a Six Sigma Black Belt and mentored the site green belts in the broader site/product improvement programmes.
In New Zealand, Rachel has spent the last decade working in the energy industry. Initially she worked in energy efficiency, developing business models that focused on expanding the use of efficient, residential technologies. She continues to work for one of New Zealand’s largest electricity companies focusing on strategic planning and business transformation initiatives.
Rachel holds a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering and was certified as a PMP Project Manager.
She is based in Christchurch.