Chris Buthe

Christopher Buthe has worked with California Manufacturing Technology Consulting (CMTC) since April 2014 as a supply chain specialist. He works with U.S. manufacturers and their customers to support and align corporate strategies that result in profitability, competitiveness and customer satisfaction. Prior to CMTC, Buthe was co-owner of Lean Enterprise Development (LED), working with small-to-medium size suppliers to develop continuous improvement plans and collaborative relationships that exceeded OEM expectations. He has work with leaders and cross-functional teams to have measurable impact by adopting Lean and Hoshin Kanri methods that align strategies with operations.