Dipl.-Ing. Lutz Reinthaler

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More than 20 years of international expertise in Quality-Management

Focus on automotive industry mainly in the area of plastics- and mechatronics for interior and exterior components. Intensive leadership experience in national and international  shareholders and family owned companies.

Professional experience:

  • Diploma in plastics engineering
  • Resident Quality Engineer (Audi) for Valeo
  • Quality Engineer Valeo (Spain)
  • Quality and Manufacturing Manager Valeo
  • Quality Director Valeo Mexico
  • Zero Defect Manager Brose
  • Quality Director Magna
  • Consultant and Interim Manager

Focus:

  • Quality management
  • Escalation management
  • Leadership, direction and development of staff
  • Budget- and cost center responsibility
  • Reduction of Quality costs
  • Problem Solving (8D, Is-Is NOT, Ishikawa, 5 Why)
  • Lean Six Sigma Projekte (Six Sigma Black Belt)
  • Customer Service
  • Ramp up management
  • Quality Indicator Management
  • Implementation of a Lessons Learnt process

Selected reference projects

  • Interim Quality Manager (Plastics) at a supplier of automotive safety systems
  • Consultation at a Rail-system supplier (reduction of warranty costs, definition of cost reduction potentials
  • Task Force Manager to ensure deliveries to a OEM