August 27 - 29, 2018 | Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa, San Diego, CA

Amber Brown

Director, Strategic Initiatives
UnionBank - MUFG

Amber Brown is Director of Strategic Initiatives at MUFG Union Bank, N.A. Headquartered in Tokyo and with approximately 350 years of history, MUFG is a global network with over 2,300 offices across more than 50 countries. The Group has about 150,000 employees and close to 300 entities, offering services including commercial banking, trust banking, securities, credit cards, consumer finance, asset management, and leasing. 


Amber has more than 15 years of experience in Lean Six Sigma, Operational Excellence and Supply Chain Management in an array of different fields, including Manufacturing, Distribution, Technology and Financial Services.  She has a proven track record of achieving measureable improvements in cost reduction, client satisfaction, quality assurance and organizational change.


Key proficiencies include:

·         Operational efficiency and productivity improvements

·         Supply Chain Management and Rationalization

·         Project and Program Management

·         Lean, Six Sigma, Kanban and Agile Scrum

·         Training and Development

·         Cost analysis and Cost control

·         Quality and Risk Management

·         Policy and Procedure development


Amber earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Supply Chain Management from Arizona State University.  A Certified USA Track and Field Official and community volunteer coach, she lives with her family in San Diego, California.

1:00 PM IDG F: A progressive OPEX: What happens after 10+ years of continuous improvement?

·         Changing the way you change to drive sustainable improvement
·         Seizing improvement opportunities brought by the change of business landscape
·         Driving stakeholder behaviors for long term continuous improvement sustainability
·         Re-aligning with new business objectives and strategies

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Amber.

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