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Peter J. Daenen

Director of Manufacturing Engineering at ICONIQ MOTORS

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27 Years automotive experience in various countries and strategic positions. Manufacturing engineering, setting up new plants, prototype logistics Europe-wide, creating and mentoring multi-functional and -cultural teams. I lived and worked the Japanese way at Mazda headquarters in Hiroshima. Created the Virtual Manufacturing engineering department at Ford in South America. Currently in China, Director of Manufacturing including Civil and SQE for body Tier 2 suppliers.
Previous positions:
- Belgium Ford Genk plant: Production foreman
- Germany Cologne Ford Group staff: Manufacturing engineering
- Portugal AutoEuropa VW-Ford JV: Senior BiW manufacturing engineer (launch of new product/plant/team)
- Brasil Ford SA: Systems engineer (Quality driven BiW build launch specialist)
- Brasil Ford SA: Body leader (Installation/launch of model specific Body equipment)
- Germany/UK Ford: Logistics Svr Cologne/Aveley Pilot Plant (Management of 2 Prototype part warehouses)
- Germany Merkenich Design center: Platform manager positions C1/EuCD (1 platform, various customers)
- Japan Hiroshima: B2e platform manufacturing manager (Creating a platform that works)
- Germany Cologne: B-car vehicle line manager (Guiding the launch of a new platform and vehicle)
- Brasil Ford SA: various Body ME positions, last position Chief Engineer Body ME for South America
- China Qoros Automotive Co. Ltd.: from Sr. Mgr Body ME to latest Director of Manufacturing Engineering

work Experience

Director Of Manufacturing Engineering

ICONIQ Motors

July 2017 - Present

Independent Consultant

PGR Autodesign Ltd

July 2017 - Present


Domains of experience:

Automotive
Lean Manufacturing
Manufacturing
Manufacturing Engineering
Engineering
Continuous Improvement
FMEA
Kaizen
Process Engineering
DFMEA
Project Management
5S
Six Sigma
APQP
Automotive Engineering
PPAP
Toyota Production System
Management
Value Stream Mapping
Vehicles
Supplier Quality
Quality Management
Industrial Engineering
Manufacturing Operations Management
Kanban
Engineering Management
Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
TPM
Green Belt
PDCA
Root Cause Analysis
Poka Yoke
DMAIC
Quality System
Black Belt
JIT
Cross-functional Team Leadership
Process Improvement
Production Part Approval Process (PPAP)
Design Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (DFMEA)
Powertrain
SMED
GD&T
Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP)
ISO standards
Geometric Dimensioning
Operations Management
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Recent Open Board Activity:

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Asked a question on the "Technologies and Innovation in Supply Chain" Open Board

Business Development
Customer Service
Manufacturing
Operations Management
Contract Negotiation
Business Process Improvement
Supply Chain Management