T & P Solutions


Takashi Kobayashi is seeking to help improve your business performance through implementing organizational reform, and enhancing employee leadership and their level of engagement. Mr. Kobayashi has developed the “OPEX Way” a unique system he uses in combination with “Lean Six Sigma (LSS)” to build a framework to suit your business and designed to achieve measurable results.

In brief, T & P Solutions will help identify organizational issues and bottlenecks, specify the gaps to be filled, and propose optimal solutions by presenting  overall and specific innovation and improvement plans.  In one case, his business improvement solution resulted in a productivity improvement of 100 million units without extra capital expenditure.  T & P Solutions has achieved numerous positive results not only in the manufacturing industry, but also in IT, logistics, finance, and service industries.

Mr. Kobayashi is a qualified LSS Black Belt fluent in both Japanese and English, with an excellent track record of designing strategic plans and implementing business reforms.  His unique “OPEX Way” provides a framework comprised of three main elements:

  • Why – Vision/Mission identification and Direction setting
  • How – Human resource development for organizational restructuring
  • What – Organizational reform (LSS) built on sophisticated business process designs

In helping your organization achieve your desired tangible results, Mr. Kobayashi and his team composed of bilingual LSS Black Belt partners will provide you with a “One Stop Service” to conduct the initial analysis, propose the most effective improvement framework for your business, and finally provide support in training and coaching the workforce.

T & P Solutions specializes in providing services to foreign affiliated companies.  If you are looking to make substantial measurable improvements to your business, please contact us now, using the form below.


Improvement Consultant

Takashi Kobayashi

Mr. Kobayashi has worked extensively with the US military service at the US Yokosuka Naval Base where he performed various management duties related to quality control, and later played a major role in promoting and implementing continuous improvement starting with the TQM methodology. In 2016 he retired from his position and  began his career as an LSS consultant, where he developed his own business framework, the “OPEX Way”.  He is an avid NBA fan, and is also known as a sports writer and commentator.


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