Member Company: Strider Solutions

Strider Solutions is consultancy company that focuses on the provision of the following capabilities to its clients:

  • Lean Manufacturing consultancy and training
  • Strategic Planning and Business Development
  • Executive Leadership, Mentoring and Coaching
  • Manufacturing capability assessments

The business is owned and ran by Jack Parr who also works with a range of associates across the executive management spectrum.  In a career that has spanned over 40 years, Jack has gained a wealth of international experience working for manufacturing organisations in both the UK and Australia.  Initially qualifying as a Chartered Engineer, his formative years were spent working for a large UK conglomerate making a range of medium to heavy engineering capital products.  In 1982 he joined an emerging metrology products company,  Renishaw, that grew into one of the most innovative companies in high technology measurement in the world.  Emigrating to Australia in 1996 he has held a number of senior executive positions across a range of manufacturing companies producing capital equipment and is now focused on using his experience and knowledge in helping businesses transform and grow in these challenging but exciting times.

Jack is a strong believer in knowledge management and life time learning, holding an MBA in International Business and qualifications in Training and Assessment as well as currently studying for an Arts Degree through Macquarie University.  He is also a Member of the Victorian Vernier Society and produces the society’s monthly newsletter.