Grahame Baker MA, MEng, FMM

Principal Lecturer

In an 18 year industrial career, Grahame Baker gained three years industrial training experience and has worked as a continuous improvement specialist, for RR Donnelley, as a project manager at, GSPK Circuits, as both production control manager, and night shift manager for Moores Furniture Group and as a systems engineer for Dowty Electronic Components Ltd after his apprenticeship served at the Dowty Group.

He holds an MA and an MEng in Manufacturing Engineering from the University of Cambridge and a Fellowship in Manufacturing Management from Cranfield University.

He is a visiting lecturer at Hautes études d'ingénieur (HEI) in Lille, France.


  • Member of the Association of Manufacturing Managers

Research / Scholarly interests

  • Lean manufacturing
  • Continuous improvement of operations
  • Transactional business improvement
  • Quality management
  • Integrated design
  • Analytical techniques
  • Operations management
  • Supply chain management
  • Manufacturing systems engineering
  • Process improvement