Ritsuo Shingo, Former President of Toyota China and the last living genius of the ‘classic Lean school’.
Son of Shigeo Shingo, the genius who was co-founder of the Toyota Production System (TPS), later named ‘Lean’.
It is his mission to spread his fathers philosophy. Focus on: leadership, total participation, motivation of workers, continuous improvement, don’t blame your worker, be challenging, never give up … all elements of the Japanese Toyota culture, based on continuous improvement and respect for the human factor.
This Japanese sensei is a worldclass example of a humble & servant leader.