Smirnov Vladimir
Smirnov Vladimir
Director for Production Systems Development

A graduate of the Vladimir State Technical University, programs:

- “Machine Tools and Tool Production”, 2001

- “Economics and Management”, 2002

In 2011, finished the in-depth training program “Formation en Lean Management” by INEXO McKinsey&Company, Lion France

In 2015, earned an МBА “Business strategy, UK Open university” degree in Moscow International Management Institute LINK

Since 2016, a certified expert on the development of production systems based on the “Total Toyota Production System & TMS” method, a training program at Toyota engineering corporation, Japan

From 2003 to 2009, he was in senior positions at industrial enterprises of the construction industry of the Nizhny Novgorod Region

From 2010 to 2022, he was supervising the development processes of the Production System and operational transformation in metallurgical and mining holdings of the Russian Federation

Since April 2022 - Director of the El 6 Group Production Systems (formerly known as EPM Group).