Kamal Sundar is Quality Assurance Manager in the Marketing Division at Merino Industries Limited in Bangalore, India. He is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt, Minitab and Internal Quality Auditor for quality management systems. With over 13 years of experience, he has worked across functions like process, quality, production, planning and training in the manufacturing and service sector.
His areas of expertise include customer relationship management, process optimization and productivity improvement, technical assistance and product training for stakeholders. Kamal has considerable experience addressing process variation and waste elimination using Lean Six Sigma methodology at business and operational levels. This type of work has been complemented by a strong skill set with a wide range of tools - team, quality control, management, planning, statistical analysis and process control, design of experiments, failure modes effect analysis, root cause analysis.
Kamal earned the ROES designation in January 2021 and has worked as a member of the Support Research Team that has provided support for the Global OE Index. His credentials and experience to date will position him well for further work in the excellence field with organizations pursuing excellence.