About Us

ExcelR8 Logo

We are specialists in business improvement and operational excellence. We enhance our clients’ organisations via specific improvement focused workshops, change management coaching and hands on operational turnaround engagements leading to both business and bottom line benefits. Our approach contains elements of systems thinking, management systems, target operating models, lean and behavioural sciences.

ExcelR8 Logo

We are specialists in business improvement and operational excellence. We enhance our clients’ organisations via specific improvement focused training workshops, change program coaching and hands on consulting engagements leading to both business and bottom line benefits. Our approach contains elements of systems thinking, management systems, target operating models, lean and behavioural sciences.

CORE TEAM

PETER KRISTOFFERSSON

PETER KRISTOFFERSSON

Peter is an award winning business improvement and management expert. He has designed and implemented business operating models for several blue-chip companies within IT, Mining, Construction, Manufacturing, Media and Gaming industries across more than 25 countries spanning Europe, North American, Asia and Australia. He works both with C-level executives and managers in need of results and operational turnaround. He has also served as a managing director of a Frankfurt stock exchange listed IT company and was a board director in a listed Swedish metals group. Peter has a degree in IT, a master degree in Business Management and is the author of a number of published research articles in distributed AI.

MOAZZAM ALI

MOAZZAM ALI

Moazzam is a Business Advisory professional with nearly 25 years of experience as a Project Manager, Lean expert, Trainer and Business Consultant. Successful in managing large-scale projects for multiple companies, developing customer value, improving systems / operations, reduction in indirect cost spend and implementing digital transformation for a wide-range of industries, including health services, Civil service, aviation,  financial services and retail.

XAVIER THERIN

XAVIER THERIN

A Chartered Mining Engineer and a member of the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining, with over 25 years’ experience in the metals & minerals industry. He has exercised numerous corporate, project & production management roles across the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia. Focusing on business performance, he has successfully implemented & managed continuous improvement programs relative to the operational & commercial aspects of the business; asset management, maintenance, automation, industry 4.0, commercial & pricing strategy. Delivering sustainable cost reductions and revenue improvement, in often difficult environments.

ASSOCIATES

Dariusz Koczara

Dariusz Koczara

Mining & Aggregates

Over 25 years of technical experience in mining and aggregates with focus on technical and operational efficiency and technical investment. Selected past experience: Technical Director Lafarge Aggregates and Head of HME for KGHM. Based in Poland.

Mark Wainwright-Fisher

Mark Wainwright-Fisher

Production Management & Transformation

Mark started his career in the merchant navy before moving to production management where he has been delivering productivity improvement and cost reductions for over 25 years. Based in UK.

Jason Pitcher

Jason Pitcher

Operational Efficiency & Transformation

Agile & Operational Transformation project manager, analyst and business transformation expert, with over 30 years experience in multiple sectors, including finance, retail and motor-trade. Selected past experience: Audit Manager for Lloyds Banking Group, Project Manager for various FMCG opex projects. Based in UK.

Sébastien Trinel

Sébastien Trinel

Financial Institutions Controling

Experienced financial control manager with over 10 years experience in the Financial Industry in Netherlands. For the past 7 years been in design of financial controlling processes and cost reduction programs in the financial, banking, energy and distribution sectors. Based in Netherlands.

Mathieu Trinel

Mathieu Trinel

Operational Efficiency & Transformation

Over 15 years of experience in operational improvement, cost reductions and operational transformation in Africa, Europe and America. Successfully delivered operational projects in manufacturing, building materials, logistics, food production, oil and gas. Based in France.

Tony Kaminski

Tony Kaminski

Logistics & Fleet Management

A former MD of a FTSE 250 plc transport services business and a senior exec for a Fortune 500 global logistics business with over 30 years of experience in logistics, supply chain, leasing and asset funding. Selected past experience: Head of BD for BNP Paribas, Regional Director for Ryder, MD for Target Vehicle Hire. Based in UK.

Daniel Longden

Daniel Longden

Mining & Minerals

A mining expert with over 30 years of experience in mining operation setup and mine management gained in both over and under ground operations across Asia, Africa, Europe and Americas.  Based in UK.

Torsten Kruger

Torsten Kruger

Change Management & Transformation

Over 25 years of organisational design and transformation experience gained through a number of senior management positions and budgetary responsibility of up to €30m. Based in Germany.

Tim Hilton

Tim Hilton

Operational Efficiency & Transformation

Over 26 years of experience in designing management systems, implementing operational transformation and delivering executive training. Successfully delivered transformation projects in over 25 countries across 4 continents. Based in UK.

Anais Lagrange

Anais Lagrange

Quality, Health & Safety

A former district head of HQSE for large French food distributor with over 5 years experience in operational change implementation for French multinationals. Based in France.

Agnes Hinczyca

Agnes Hinczyca

Operational Efficiency & Transformation

Experienced Lean manufacturing transformation expert with project delivery experience from food & beverage, minerals & mining, plastics and equipment manufacturing. Selected past experience: Performance improvement advisor at Ernst & Young Business Advisory, Head of Logistics for Legrand, Head of Lean at Saferoad Group. Based in Poland.

Juraj Matter

Juraj Matter

Mine & Production Transformation

Over 20 years of experience in improving industrial performance in production and mining environments. Over the last 5 years served as a CEO of Slovak subsidiary of a major international group. Based in Slovakia.

Christos Kokkolis

Christos Kokkolis

Operational Efficiency & Transformation

Highly experienced change management and operational transformation professional with background in food and beverage industries. Successfully delivered operational transformation engagements in Europe, Asia, and Americas for clients in Mining, Food, Shipyards, Building materials, Paper, Finance. Based in UK.

Jonathan Morngard

Jonathan Morngard

Govermental operations and administration

An ex career military and civil servant with over 15 years experience of operational setup and transformation within government and high risk organisations.  Based in Sweden.

Przemyslaw Kulawiski

Przemyslaw Kulawiski

Legal & Transactional

a lawyer by trade focusing on international corporate law and transnational setup within cross-boarder deals and legal department structures.  Based in Italy.

en_GBEnglish