Meet the Coach - Gurpreet Singh

Gurpreet Singh, ASQ-MBB, CPSM, CPSD, C.P.M. is an Inter-national award winning Thought Leader, consultant, entrepreneur, author, coach, and educator.

Gurpreet is the founder and head of the consulting firm Strategic Supply Chain & Six Sigma Consulting LLC. He provides coaching and training in the field of Lean Six Sigma methodologies, Change Management and Organizational redesign to public agencies and private sector firms. He has trained over 1,000 executives in Lean and Six Sigma methodologies and has certified them with either a Yellow Belt or Green Belt certification.

Gurpreet is also an Adjunct Professor at Rutgers Business School since 2011 and teaches various MBA, MS and executive MBA courses in the field of Lean Six Sigma and Supply Chain Management. He was recently awarded Dean’s Meritorious Awards for Teaching and Service Excellence for 2017 and is a Ph.D. candidate completing the last leg of his dissertation. His research areas include successful deployment of Quality Management in Service Sector and Lean Six Sigma and Leadership. He has an MBA from Rutgers Business School with a dual concentration in Supply Chain Management and Strategic Management.

Gurpreet Singh is an ASQ Certified Master Black Belt designated by American Society for Quality (ASQ), a distinction held by about 100 people around the globe. He is also a designated Certified Purchasing Manger (C.P.M.), Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM), and a Certified Professional in Supplier Diversity (CPSD) having achieved all of these designations from Institute for Supply Management (ISM).

Gurpreet has received several international and national awards. Most recently, he was included in the list of ASQ Fresh Faces, one of the 46 Quality professionals from the globe. He was also named the recipient of “ASQ Armand Feigenbaum Medal” for 2015. This is an international award administered by the American Society for Quality and given to a young professional “who has displayed outstanding characteristics of leadership, professionalism in the field of quality and whose work has been or will become of distinct benefit to mankind.”  In the past for his efforts in the field of education, Gurpreet was honored with “ISM Education Person of the Year Award” in 2009 and with “Ray Clapton C.P.M. Award” in 2010. He was also honored with “ISM J. Terry Leadership Person of the Year” in 2014

Gurpreet has led countless break-through projects in various sectors and has a proven record of achieving considerable savings while streamlining the processes and focusing on change management while developing the people involved. He has developed a multifaceted focus on cost savings and process improvement by eliminating waste and has saved millions of dollars for his clients. He has a passion to share his knowledge with his students. Gurpreet is often invited to present seminars as a keynote speaker and has been invited to several conferences across the nation. He has also authored articles for several organizations and is currently authoring a book on Quality Management.