Paul Walley

Paul Walley
BSc BEng (Hons), MBA, PhD

Experience & Recognition

  • Early career in engineering design and project management
  • Innovative teacher of Operations Management in university and business contexts
  • Widely known as an expert in healthcare systems improvement
  • Recent senior management experience in healthcare in the Middle East
  • Experience of strategic planning in large organisations
  • Has worked extensively in healthcare since 1996
  • Worked on award-winning process improvement programmes in Canada
  • Former clients include Bradford Royal Infirmary & East Cheshire Council
  • Author of widely read articles and reports on Lean in services and system improvement

Approach & Expertise

  • Creates and delivers widely-known programmes on systems and process improvement
  • Interactive and personable teaching style
  • Experienced trainer and facilitator, now focusing on Lean thinking in services
  • Deep understanding of healthcare processes in consultancy and teaching contexts