Armin Schwab

Vice President Manufacturing

Armin Schwab shows and lives Passion for Production and People. He is a lean expert, with more than 20 years in various functions in production, logistics and at the corporate level. Ten of those years were spent in foreign assignments to the USA, Mexico and Spain. He has led benchmarking visits and lean projects in over 100 Bosch production plants worldwide, and in various supplier facilities.

From 2006 – 2011, Armin served in the corporate department for development and roll-out of the Bosch Production System. In that role, he was responsible for production and logistics, as well as executive trainings for plant managers and board members of all Bosch divisions. He also organized and led various benchmarking tours to Japan.

Since 2011, Armin has been the plant and site manager for Bosch Thermotechnology, in Wernau, Germany.

Abstract: World Class Manufacturing – How to Develop a Culture of Operational Excellence