Helen Forrest

Helen specialises in the tools and techniques of Lean Manufacturing. She also manages our Training Programme and Marketing.

Helen has a degree in Chemistry and a background in plant manufacturing. Prior to joining Innoval she worked as a Process Improvement Engineer specialising in the tools and techniques of Lean Manufacturing which she now employs in her work with our extrusion clients.

Alongside Gary Mahon, Helen developed Innoval’s unique approach to knowledge management: K-Maps. She now works with our clients to create and deliver tailor-made knowledge maps.

Helen is also responsible for the promotion of the company and its services, including our training courses, and she holds a Prof. Diploma in Marketing.

Specialities

  • Lean Manufacturing tools & techniques
  • Knowledge Management
  • Marketing Communications

Articles by Helen Forrest.

INSIGHTS

Not just aluminium; optimising steel rolling
Read more >

INSIGHTS

Why manufacturing needs Knowledge Management
Read more >

INSIGHTS

6S is just cleaning up, isn’t it?
Read more >

INSIGHTS

Material Flow Analysis: a simple approach
Read more >

INSIGHTS

The fastest wheels on earth
Read more >

INSIGHTS

Alloy and Temper Designations
Read more >