Joseph Ricciardelli

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Joseph Ricciardelli

Joseph Ricciardelli is a founding partner at Tecla Consulting.


He is an expert in Lean Management, World Class Manufacturing (one of only 13 certified Fiat MTU trainers for WCM in the world) , TPM - JIPM (three of the companies in Automotive, Food and Beverage Sector under Mr. Ricciardelli's leadership have received prestigious JIPM Awards).


He holds PhD in Mechanical engineering, with more than 20 years of experience as an International Consultant all over Europe, The USA, India, Mexico and Russia. He promotes systematic and customized building of Continuous Improvement programs (both in Small and Medium, as well as in multinational Companies) from a very foundation up to the sustaining phase, built upon a real People development within the company. His client portfolio counts myriad companies, both in Service and Manufacturing area (Automotive, Logistics, Food and Beverage, Packaging, Injection Molding, Construction).


His main strength is that he has had opportunities to practice what he has been preaching. He held a position of a Plant manager, bringing the company from the near bankruptcy to the award winning one. At the time, Joseph was awarded The Best Manager of the Campania region with “Premio Nazionale del Lavoro 2007” prize (National Prize for Work 2007).


He is an Associate Professor at Master Studies for Entrepreneurs at CUOA. Along, he has papers published in scientific and world recognized Lean magazines. Various international conferences and seminars have hosted him for a Lecturer with topics delivered either in Italian, English or Spanish that he speaks with professional working proficiency.


Ask Joseph Ricciardelli about:

  • Lean Management
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • World Class Manufacturing
  • TPM
  • Cost Deployment
  • People Management
  • Continuous Improvement Processes
  • Value Stream Mapping and Management
  • Cultural Change Management and Team Building
  • Lean Thinking Implementations
  • Lean Leadership Development
  • Business Process Improvement
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Strategy Planning
  • Negotiation
  • Sales


Contact Joseph Ricciardelli for coaching and / or training for any of the above points mentioned.