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C.H. Consulting

Principal: Cliff Honniball

  C.H. Consulting
17 Riverside Park
Co. Kildare
tel: 00353 45 437825
fax: 00353 45 437825
mobile: 00353872 364 705
email: cliffhonniball@eircom.net
web: chconsulting.ie


Key Services Offered:
Business support and development.

Core Experience of Principal:

15 years consulting experience across many industries.


  • Increasing production/labour efficiencies
  • Bottleneck elimination
  • Restructuring roles
  • Process flow, layouts
  • Large scale team working initiatives
  • Site wide key performance indicators
  • Introducing new reward and recognition structures, benefits packages
  • Process systems - Lean, JIT, WCM, TQC, QA, employee involvement, Kanban
  • Cost reduction
  • Team leader development and management coaching
  • Job evaluation


  • Effective purchasing and supply chain management
  • Price reduction
  • Vendor rating
  • Outsourcing
  • Production and materials planning
  • Scheduling
  • Warehouse management - re-layout, materials handling, structure
  • Selecting and implementing manufacturing/logistics computer packages
  • ERP
  • Transport
  • Negotiation


  • Developing and implementing business strategies
  • Objective setting
  • Assessing organisation structures and restructuring
  • Identification and formulation of R&D strategies
  • Management accounts
  • Feasibility reports
  • Facilitating union/management partnerships including joint steering committees and task teams at local and national levels

TRAINING Courses include:

  • Communications
  • Production Planning
  • Warehouse Management
  • Strategic Management
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • World Class Manufacturing
  • Team Working
  • Leadership

Accreditations and Qualifications:
First Class Honours Master of Business Administration Degree (MBA) from University College Dublin.
Diploma in Purchasing and Materials Management.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science (B.Sc.) from Trinity College Dublin.
Certified Diploma in Accounting and Finance (C. Dip. AF) from Chartered Association of Cost Accountants.
Accredited Associate, Institute for Independent Business (AInstIB).

Industry Sectors worked in:
Engineering, Electronic, Food, Aircraft, Drink, Bedding, Joinery, Timber, Construction.

Prior to setting up my own consultancy business in 1995, I had thirteen years experience (including senior management roles) working directly for various companies in different industries. In a consulting role, I have recorded many success stories and held a number of short term temporary management positions including General Manager. I am willing and comfortable undertaking assignments internationally as well as local.

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