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Ruth Smith Associates

Principal: Ruth Smith



contact details:
  Ruth Smith Associates
25 Lorong Lew Lian
#02-07 CherryHill 
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mobile: +65 9368 7938
email: ruthsmith@ruthsmithassoc.com


Key Services Offered:
Business Support and development

Core Experience of Principal:
Industrial Engineering; Process Analysis, Process Engineering, Process Improvement; Cost Reduction; Business Process Re-engineering; Quality Control; Quality Management; Quality Systems; ISO 9000; QS9000; TS16949; CE Marking; Supplier Development; Systems and Procedures; Purchasing and Outsourcing from Asia; Best Practice; GMP; Process Audit; Management System Audit;

I am a UK citizen but resident in Singapore for over 20 years. While my background is systems and procedures I have spent the last 10 years working in a company providing Supplier Management Services, assisting clients (usually American or European) handle relations with their Asian suppliers. Many of the customers were SMBs providng me with insight to the shrotocmings of management in such organisations. As well as assisting you with systems and procedures for clients and I am well placed to assist you and your clients who are buying from or outsourcing any process to Asia. It may be that a preliminary visit is needed to determine the viability and capability of the supplier or if an order has already been placed, assistance may be required to ensure on-time delivery of quality product. Feel free to contact me to discuss any issue


Qualifications & Accreditations:
BSc Physics.
MSc Atmospheric Physics.
Six Sigma; ISO 9000 Lead Assessor. Accredited Associate, Institute for Independent Business (AInstIB).

Industry Sectors worked in:
Automotive; Electronics; Plastics; Assembly; Local Government; Precision Engineering; Consumer Electronics; Third Party Inspection Services.

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