Roy Andersson

Associate Professor Quality and Logistics Management
Dean´s Office , School of Engineering
Associate Dean of Internationalisation

Roy has 25 years of experience in teaching and training in engineering and management for post graduate and executive levels in Sweden, Thailand and Russia. Since 2002, he has had lecture and speaker for different conferences in many countries.  Roy has tough many manager and project leader, for example in the following companies, Volvo, Ericsson AB, Philip Morris etc. He has customize a 10 days LeanSixSigma Green-Belt training as well as a 20 days Black-Belt. Just now he is also Guest Professor in Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand. The purpose of his research is about the use of a combined quality management philosophy such as TQM. Lean and Six Sigma in logistics processes for organization, in order to improve supply/demand chain resilience.

 

Resilience: According to Sheffi (2007) resilience measures the ability and speed at which the company can return to their normal performance level (production, services, fill rate, etc.) following a disruption.

Article

Andersson, R., Pardillo-Baez, Y. (2020). The Six Sigma framework improves the awareness and management of supply-chain risk The TQM Journal.
Reitsma, E., Manfredsson, P., Hilletofth, P., Andersson, R. (2020). The outcomes of providing lean training to strategic suppliers: A Swedish case study The TQM Journal.
Oprime, P., Pimenta, M., Jugend, D., Andersson, R. (2019). Financial impacts of innovation in Six Sigma projects Total quality management and business excellence (Online).
Pardillo-Baez, Y., Andersson, R., Bridi, E., Paladini, E. (2019). Lean Six Sigma Philosophy Improves Collaboration To Get More Integrated Supply Chains Revista Eletronica de Estrategia E Negocios, 12(3), 153-176.
Lantz, B., Andersson, R., Manfredsson, P. (2016). Preliminary tests of normality when comparing three independent samples Journal of Modern Applied Statistical Methods, 15(2), 135-148.
Andersson, R., Hilletofth, P., Hilmola, O. (2015). Lean implementation in the geriatric care sector in Sweden International Journal of Six Sigma and Competitive Advantage (IJSSCA), 9(1), 56-71.
Andersson, R., Manfredsson, P., Lantz, B. (2015). Total productive maintenance in support processes: an enabler for operation excellence Total quality management and business excellence (Online), 26(9-10), 1042-1055.
Andersson, R., Hilletofth, P., Manfredsson, P., Hilmola, O. (2014). Lean Six Sigma strategy in telecom manufacturing Industrial management + data systems, 114(6), 904-921.
Pal, R., Andersson, R., Torstensson, H. (2012). Organisational resilience through crisis strategic planning: a study of Swedish textile SMEs in financial crises of 2007–2011 International Journal of Decision Sciences, Risk and Management, 4(3/4), 314-341.
Ericsson, E., Andersson, R. (2010). Interview survey of DFSS adoption in large enterprises 13th International QMOD Conference, Cottbus, Germany, August 30-September 1.
Andersson, R. (2007). Kombination av ledningsfilosofier bäst Intelligent logistik, 2, 23-.
Andersson, R., Eriksson, H., Torstensson, H. (2006). Similarities and differences between TQM, six sigma and lean TQM Magazine, 18(3), 282-296.

Book chapter

Andersson, R. (2014). Resiliens i försörjningskedjan. In: Stefan Tengblad & Margareta Oudhuis (Ed.), Organisatorisk resiliens: vad är det som gör företag och organisationer uthålligt livskraftiga? (pp. 199 -216). Lund: Studentlitteratur AB

Conference paper

Pardillo Baez, Y., Sequeira, M., Hilletofth, P., Andersson, R. (2019). Local Distribution of Organic Food: A Review and Research Agenda. OSCM 9th International Conference on Operations and Supply Chain Management (OSCM), 15 – 18 December, 2019,Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Andersson, R., Hilletofth, P. (2014). Lean implementation in geriatric care in a municipal: A case study from Sweden. International Conference on Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, 28th-30th May 2014, Seoul, South Korea.
Andersson, R., Manfredsson, P., Hilletofth, P. (2014). Lean Six Sigma strategy: A case study from Sweden. International Conference on Technology Innovation and Industrial Management, 28th-30th May 2014, Seoul, South Korea.
Andersson, R., Manfredsson, P., Svensson, V. (2014). Preventive maintenance is an enabler for operation excellence in support processes. 17th QMOD-ICQSS, Quality Management and Organizational Development Conference - International Conference Quality and Service Sciences, Prague, 3-5 September 2014,.
Andersson, R., Alm, H. (2013). Campus Thailand – a new strategy to meet new demands. 4:e Utvecklingskonferensen för Sveriges ingenjörsutbildningar, Tekniska Högskolan vid Umeå universitet, 27 november – 28 november 2013.
Andersson, R., Manfredsson, P., Torstensson, H. (2013). How to Integrate Suppliers by Training in Lean Thinking. 16th QMOD-ICQSS Quality Management and Organizational Development Conference, Portorož, 4-6 september 2013.
Andersson, R., Manfredsson, P., Månsson, B. (2013). How to extend Lean philosophy to suppliers by training. 16th QMOD-ICQSS Quality Management and Organizational Development Conference, Portorož, 4-6 september 2013.
Andersson, R., Månsson, B., Yar Hamidi, D. (2012). Resilience in the supply and demand chain a new management strategy. XVI Convención Cientifica de Ingenieria y Arquitectura 2012, Havanna, Cuba.
Andersson, R., Hammerberg, P. (2007). A six sigma framework enabling collaboration across company boundaries in supply chain. NOFOMA, Reykjavik 7-8 juni 2007.
Andersson, R. (2007). Kvalitet ger cost cutting. Ericssons erfarenheter. Logistik & Transport, Göteborg, National Scientifik Conferences.
Andersson, R., Ottosson, T., Larsson, J. (2007). A Case Study: A quality approach to managing supply chain risks. QMOD, Helsingborg 19 juni 2007.
Andersson, R. (2006). Quality-driven logistics today and tomorrow. PLANs forsknings- och tillämpningskonferens, Trollhättan.
Andersson, R. (2006). Överträffa kundernas förväntningar. Flow´06, Borås.
Andersson, R., Torstensson, A. (2006). A combined quality approach to controlling supply chain risk. International QMOD conference, Liverpool.

Doctoral thesis

Andersson, R. (2009). Supply chain resilience through quality management (Doctoral thesis). Göteborg : Chalmers tekniska högskola; Borås : Högskolan i Borås

Licentiate thesis

Andersson, R. (2007). Quality-driven logistics (Licentiate thesis, Göteborg: Chalmers tekniska högskola; Borås : Högskolan i Borås).

Report

Andersson, R., Ekwall, D., Torstensson, H. (2004). Revised guidelines on intermodal transfer techniques needs and technologies.