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Marc Gerspach

LEAN & Six Sigma Black Belt Consultant

Profileimage by Marc Gerspach LEAN & Six Sigma Black Belt Consultant from SteinAG
  • 4332 Stein AG Freelancer in
  • Graduation: MBA Logistik & Supply Chain Management
  • Hourly-/Daily rates: 125 CHF/hour 1200 CHF/day
    Stunden- / Tagessatz verhandelbar je nach Einsatzort und Projektdauer
  • Languages: German (Native or Bilingual) | English (Full Professional) | Spanish (Elementary)
  • Last update: 25.03.2020
Profileimage by Marc Gerspach LEAN & Six Sigma Black Belt Consultant from SteinAG
Hard Skills:
Ten years of leadership experience with agile project management (SCRUM). Specialist for the execution of complex projects with many divergent project requirements and stakeholders with focus on quality and compliance regulatory requirements especially product launch activities. Certified specialist for six sigma projects and supply chain management. Expertise in Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and Computerized Systems Validation (CSV) regarding regulatory requirements of Food and Drug Administration (FDA), European Medicines Agency (EMA) and Swissmedic.
Experience in LEAN Management and SIX SIGMA.
Very good inter-cultural experience through my backpacker travels from Bali to Cambodia and Vietnam to Hong Kong.

• MBA in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
• Six Sigma Black Belt
• LEAN Manager
• Insight into the engineering work in Formula 1 through my master thesis for the Sauber Formula 1 team
• Process equipment Performance Qualifications for the product launches of Gilenya, LCI, BYL at Novartis Solids New Launch Facility WST-222
Now available worldwide.
Professional Career

Master thesis MBA (04/2018– 12/2018)
Middlesex University, London (UK)

„LEAN in the Formula 1“ (Sauber Formula 1 Team)
Project Engineer & Operational Business Excellence (06/2017 – 03/2018)
Novartis WST-222, Stein AG (CH)

Planing, design and implementation of engineering projects (CAD)

Constructing of process plants (CAD)

Tracking of Change Management Projects (ACC)

Improvement processes for the New Solids Launch Facility project

Tracking the handover meetings for the process equipment

Perform performance qualification of the process equipment
Compliance Manager /
Operational Business Excellence (07/2016 – 05/2017)
Novartis Campus WSJ-42, Basel (CH)

GAP analysis for a continuous manufacturing biotech project
Compliance Manager /
Operational Business Excellence (05/2014 – 06/2016)
F.Hoffman-La Roche AG, Building 204 / 207, Kaiseraugst / Basel (CH)
Facilities: cooling rooms, dryers, blister line Mediseal CP500

Qualification documents for DQ, IQ, OQ and PQ

Coordination or implementation of IQ, OQ and PQ tests

Functional risk analysis and traceability matrices

Qualification Engineer (01/2011 – 04/2014)
Novartis Wehr (DE) / Novartis Campus Basel (CH)
Equipment: Datamatrix Verifier, Uhlmann Packaging lines, De-blistering machines, Scales, Format-sets for tube fillers, Korsch and FETTE tablet presses

Qualification documents for DQ, IQ, OQ and PQ

Coordination or implementation of IQ, OQ and PQ tests

Calibrations in clean room laboratories

Supply Chain Manager, Traction converters (04/2009 – 01/2011)
ABB Schweiz AG, Turgi (CH)

Product outsourcing to China, Poland and India supporting the Local Engineering Center (LEC)

Performing of concepts with Sales and Product Management

Quality control of suppliers
Mechanical Engineer,
Engineering of advanced power electronics (09/2005 – 03/2009)
ABB Schweiz AG, Turgi (CH)

Constructing and planning of frequency converters

Product responsibility of wind turbine converters

Product outsourcing to Poland, India and China, as well as support for the Local Engineering Center (LEC)

Quality control of suppliers
Technical supervisor module and converter installation,
discrete automation and motion (08/2001 – 08/2005)
ABB Schweiz AG, Turgi (CH)

Planning, coordination and supervising of installation of converters

Quality control of the converter modules as well as of related suppliers


Brine, Zürich (CH), Project Engineer (11/2017 – 03/2018)
Morgan Sindall, Basel (CH), Compliance Manager (03/2014 – 11/2017)
Pharmatronic AG, Pratteln (CH), Qualification Engineer (01/2011 – 04/2014)
ABB Schweiz AG, Turgi (CH), Supply Chain Manager (08/2001 – 01/2011)
Park clinic, Bad Säckingen (D), Community service janitor (08/2000 – 08/2001)
Ciba, Bad Säckingen (D), Operational employee (03/2000 – 08/2000)