Andrew L. Feller, Ph.D., AMEPD, ACLAY, AMLI, BCVE

Managing Director

Andrew L. Feller, Ph.D.

Certifications

Association for Manufacturing Excellence, Plant Design
ASU Corporate Leaders, Alumni of the Year
Augusta Management Leadership Institute
Boeing Certified Value Engineer

Education

Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, Arizona State University
M.S., Industrial & Management Systems, Arizona State University
B.S.E, Industrial Engineering, Arizona State University

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Managing Director Andrew L. Feller has over 30 years of experience in operations management and performance improvement leading company turnarounds and plant startups, shutdowns, moves, and consolidations. His areas of expertise include cost reduction, inventory control, project management and improving delivery, quality and cycle time using lean and six-sigma principles. His background also includes the implementation and improvement of information technologies that support operations, engineering, finance, production and supply chain management. Dr. Feller provides interim management, operational improvement, due diligence analysis, post-acquisition integration planning, and exit planning services that enable companies and investors to improve financial outcomes and exit valuation. Prior to joining Simon Consulting, Dr. Feller was a senior vice president at Deloitte’s Corporate Restructuring Group. His past projects include design and startup of a modular data center production plant, consolidation and shutdown of an electronics Maquiladora, improvement of production and distribution operations for a producer and importer of packaged foods, and turnaround, expansion and exit planning for a medical device manufacturing firm. In his role as an advisor he has worked with clients to drive production and business process re-designs, restructurings and turnarounds. Dr. Feller has provided training to industry groups and companies in lean and six-sigma methods and has taught operations and engineering management courses at Arizona State University. Dr. Feller’s Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering focused on e-Business infrastructure analysis and improvement and the integration of supply chains. He is a member of the Association for Manufacturing Excellence, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, the Turnaround Management Association, and other professional organizations.