How GE Applies Lean Startup Practices
Harvard Business Review
APRIL 23, 2014
To make FastWorks work, changes have been made in several areas, including supplier relations, finance, and roles and responsibilities: Supplier relations. Finance. Vic Roos, Lead Purchasing Program Manager, explained, “We let a finance guy in the room. Todd Waterman, GE’s corporate Lean leader, is leveraging GE Appliance’s insights with other GE units. We are all lean now — or soon will be.