Dr. Talaat Nessim

International lead auditors, MBA

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  • Talaat Nessim is an Egyptian Citizen born in Cairo, Egypt.
  • He was Middle East, Africa, Turkey, and Pakistan Regional Knowledge
    Management (KM) Coordinator & International KM Assessor, assessing knowledge Good Practices all over the network, and one of the five members formulated the KM CoP knowledge Core Team in UK.
  • He is holding a Bachelor degree in Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences from faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, and Master degree in Business Administration as he got MBA Certificate from Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport – Central Michigan Program in Oct. 2000. As well as, got NEBOSH International Certification in Occupational Health & Safety from United Kingdom. He worked for GlaxoSmithKline Egypt for 31 years holding many titles in different core functions in the manufacturing and logistics / planning areas across this working period such as; GSK Strategic Master Plan for the new manufacturing projects, Getting MRPII certification in 1994, as Implementation Team & Steering Committee Member, and Chairperson for two task forces (Inventory Accuracy & Production Material Flow), and a member in many other task forces (Bill of Materials, Performance Measurement, Purchasing and DRP).
  • Certified as Quality ISO Internal auditor.
  • Certified as Operational Excellence (OE) Expert in May, 2004 from UK, and appointed to be the Site Knowledge Manager (KM).
  • in March 2007 appointed by ”OE Applied Knowledge Central Core Team” at UK to be Middle East, Africa, Turkey, and Pakistan Regional KM Coordinator, to endorse and develop the knowledge culture in GSK sites in these areas by putting Knowledge at use in all functional areas, supporting the main site objectives. Also, mapping all the commercial processes, using OE thinking and tools. And, certified as an international KM Assessor, assessing knowledge Good Practices all over the network, and a member in the KM CoP Core Team in UK (Community Responsible for applied knowledge all over GMS sites’ Network). Has Got an ERA Certificate (GMC Excellence Recognition Award) which is the highest regional international award in UK, from GSK Vis president, for such regional KM role.
  • Has a good knowledge for Global Supply Chain.
  • Has the ability to meet tight deadlines, whilst working towards a clear vision of the future good analytical ability and clarity of thought prior to decision making.
  • Certified as Health & Safety ISO Lead Auditors (IRCA Certification) in 2009, and being a professional member in the American Society for Safety Engineers Organization (ASSE) in 2009.
  • He has the strengths for; Studying Six Sigma & Lean Manufacturing Approaches & Tools and, how to implement them in the main artery of the Organizational Culture / Behavior.
  • Attending and sharing in a plenty of knowledge master classes, and being Mentors for many Operational Excellence (OE) Projects.