Paulo Shiozaki

Senior Advisor

Shiozaki is an Electrical & Production Engineer with an MBA degree in Welding Engineering. His TPS/Lean experience comes from 27 years of work with Toyota worldwide. In Toyota Brazil where he started, he took leading roles working in Process Engineering, Plant Maintenance, Quality Control, Production Engineering, Purchasing, Plant Production Control & Logistics, Customer Quality Assurance, Project Management, Plant Administration, Human Resources and Plant Utility & Facilities. He also had intensive leadership and technical training in TMC – Toyota Japan. Shiozaki has led technology transfer projects in Toyota Argentina, Venezuela, Indonesia, Europe, Thailand, Canada and USA. He has numerous articles published within Toyota and he has also developed training curriculum based on the Toyota Way in the following topics: Human Resources, Hoshin Kanri, Standardized Work, Kaizen circle, Cost, and many others.