Ing. Miroslav Bauer
Executive and Mng. Director

Ing. Miroslav Bauer

Miroslav gained useful work experience as a crisis manager in the post-revolutionary years. In 2005, he founded the Kaizen Institute Czech Republic, today's Bauer Lean Consulting. Since then, he has led a team of consultants and participated in dozens of process and culture transformation projects.

He is the initiator and co-author of the books: The Road to a Lean and Flexible Company, Leadership Using Kaizen and Lean

Professional development

  • 2018
    Director of Bauer Lean Consulting
  • 2005
    Director of Kaizen Institute
  • 2000
  • 1993
    Consultant, crisis manager
  • 1991
    Manager of Abfall Service Austria

Education and training

  • 2006
    Study tour GEMBA KAIZEN led by Masaki Imai
  • 2000
    Management Zentrum Saint Gallen
  • 1974
    University of Economics Prague


Selected professional results

  • 2018
    Support of culture change of Promet Russia
  • 2014
    Coaching of cultural change projects and managers of ZSE Bratislava
  • 2013
    Support of culture change and coaching of managers Magneti Marelli Kechnec near Kosice, launch of Fraenkische support
  • 2011
    Support of the culture change of Automotive Lighting plant Jihlava
  • 2007
    Launch of support for Kaizen implementation for Škoda Mladá Boleslav and VW Bratislava
  • 2006
    Management of culture change of Siemens VDO ČR and TRW ČR plants
  • 2001
    Coaching of Východočeská energetika managers
  • 1998
    Rescue of Válcovny Frýdek Místek, Královopolská a.s. and other companies