European Investment Bank

posted Oct 5, 2015, 10:25 AM by Frederick Portal   [ updated Oct 5, 2015, 11:06 AM ]
"Optimising the Back Office" Forum: 

Business Excellence's Frederick Portal was honoured to be the keynote speaker and facilitator of workshop sessions during a two day event organised by E.I.B. and key partner Banks and financial services providers,  Banco Santander, B.C.E.E., BNP Paribas, The Bank of New York Mellon, C.A.C.E.I.S., Citi, Clearstream, Deutsche Bank, Euroclear, European Stability Mechanism, Goldman Sachs, H.S.B.C., Nomura, Société Génerale CIB and Zürcher Kantonalbank.
One entire day was spent training on "Lean" as a means to increase flow efficiency and a driver of business process improvement. A second day was spent in workshops on risk mitigation in transversal processes involving the E.I.B. and it's partners present at the Forum. "There are clear synergies and common practice and tools used in risk analysis and mitigation across critical industrial processes (pharmaceutical, aerospace or automotive) and financial services." commented Frederick Portal after training attendees and facilitating the application of Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (F.M.E.A. ).