John Hamalian has worked at Fortune 50 companies in the Automotive and IT industries (GM and Dell) for more than 25 years, with assignments based in the USA, China, Korea and Singapore, most recently as Asia Regional Lead of Business Excellence. Since working for a former Toyota manager in the 1990s, John has been leading Strategy and Business Improvement execution in (15) countries in total, mainly in Asia-Pacific. He is now the owner of Sustainable Organisational Excellence, providing consulting, facilitation and training to help clients across Asia improve their performance.
John endeavors to be a responsible global citizen. Having visited a total of (45) countries - including the entire Far East of Asia - John is a published writer in the areas of international travel, global commentary and Asian culture, and speaks conversational Mandarin Chinese. He is an active supporter of several non-profit organizations, including serving as Chairman of the Audit Committee.
John holds an MBA from Fordham University in New York and a Bachelor Degree in Engineering from Kettering University in Michigan. He is an active speaker at global Business Excellence & Transformation conferences, universities, government agencies, multinational corporations and professional institutions.