Riphay is an Executive-in-Residence for GO Productivity. He is a specialist in operational excellence for low-volume / high-mix manufacturing and construction environments.
Riphay received his MSc in Civil Engineering from the University of Alberta in 2014. His thesis focus was on process modeling using computer simulation for manufacturing and construction firms. He gained his experience at a leading Canadian steel fabricator running their productivity initiative. Riphay led with a focus on training front-line supervisors in management concepts, implementing process improvement initiatives and data-driven reporting. Additionally, he holds a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification.
Prior to that, Riphay earned his B.Com in finance and worked as an energy corporate finance analyst at a leading Canadian investment bank.