Prior to launching ProcessArc, Shahbaz was a leader in GE Healthcare’s Global Lean Six Sigma Quality organization focused on strategic business growth. As an expatriate based in Paris, France, he reformulated a sales and pricing strategy for a $250 million market and streamlined the commercial launch of new products. He has also led global customer satisfaction initiatives. As the cofounder of ProcessArc, he has helped institutions like Third Wave Technologies, Exact Science, Integra Life, RW Baird, BETA systems, US Bank, and Metavante launch Lean Six Sigma in their respective organizations. In his career he has trained and mentored over 120 Lean Six Sigma Green Belts and Black Belts globally. Shahbaz has authored over 40 strategy reports on product development and operational efficiency. He has received professional education in Transactional Lean Methodology, CAP, Import/Export Practices, and GE’s Leadership Essentials. Shahbaz holds an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, a master’s in public policy from the University at Albany, and BAs in French literature and Middle Eastern history from the College at Oneonta, State University of New York. He is GE Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, Black Belt and Master Black Belt certified.