MARIUS DAN


Senior associate/consultant

Address
4 Rosiori Street, 
Cluj-Napoca, 
400139 Cluj, 
Romania 

Phone 
+40 264 43 75 84 
+40 723 26 37 45

E-mail 
dan.marius@calitop.ro 

Web 
www.calitop.ro 

About me

Marius have more than 29 years’ experience in the field of projects with high risk (nuclear), and mass production (automotive) and is highly focused on reengineering and change management. Marius showed his hands-on skills with various Lean Six Sigma Continuous Improvement projects as Master Black Belt responsible for coaching 6 Sigma Projects and all business improvement project management including process reengineering, new product introduction, outsourcing and business relocation and business support.

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

 ASSEMBLY LEADER, LEAD AUDITOR AND QUALITY ENGINEER | (Sep. 1984 – Dec. 1989) 
 CERNAVODA NUCLEAR POWER PLANT 
 Responsibilities related to procurement. 
 
 SENIOR ASSOCIATE, TRAINER, AUDITOR AND CONSULTANT / LEAN 6 SIGM BLACK BELT | (Aug. 1994 – present) 
 SC CALITOP SRL 

  •  Participated at Quality Management Implementation in France [Group Fichet Bauche 1993] 
  •  Professor Assistant at Liege University, Belgium (Production System and Metrology) 
  •  Trained & coached cost reduction team worth 1.000.000.€ [oil industry project; including use of quality loss function – 1994-1995] 
  •  Coached reengineering projects / lean and Core Tools for stirring wheel producers, electronics industry, aluminium casting, plastic mould injection, rubber industry and other automotive companies 
  •  Lead teams of training engineering for quality, environmental lean 6 Sigma using the Work Out method to reduce waste, increase quality and efficiency  
  •  Coached project worth €500.000 in operational line impact (leading Romanian bearings manufacturer) 
  •  Training Engineering Project Leader (for Renault-Dacia 2000-2003 and for Ford since 2008) 

 PROJECT COORDINATOR | (Apr 2011 – Mar 2014) 
 SC CALITOP SRL 
 In charge of a team of 10 trainers and responsible for leading the project “Lean Romania“ID POSDRU / 81 / 3.2 / S / 54623. Results: more than 30 mil euros cost reduction. 

EDUCATION 
 PHD IN MANAGEMENT AND ENGINEERING | (present) 
 TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF CLUJ-NAPOCA 
 
 BACHELOR DEGREE OF ENGINEERING |
(1978 – 1984) 
 TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF CLUJ-NAPOCA 
 
 MASTER IN QUALITY MANAGEMENT |
(1992 – 1993) 
 ENSAM UNIVERSITY PARIS 

PERSONAL SKILLS 

COMMUNICATION 5/5
ORGANIZATION 5/5
TEAM PLAYER 4/5
CREATIVITY 4/5

 
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS       

ISO 9001 & IATF 16949 5/5
VDA 6.3, VDA 6.5, FIEV 5/5
CORE TOOLS 5/5
LEAN 6 SIGMA 4/5
SOFT SKILLS 5/5