Edwin Bosso

Edwin is the founder, CEO and senior partner of Myrtle Consulting Group LLC. He has had the privilege of trotting the world growing up and has lived in the United States, Mexico, Brazil, Ivory Coast, France, Burkina Faso and the Netherlands. Edwin will tell you that his travels have taught him a lot about human interactions, which would prove useful later in his career as a change management professional. Edwin is fluent in four languages. Edwin completed his undergraduate education at The Hague Polytechnic in the Netherlands and earned an MBA from Rice University in Houston, TX. He started his career with IP, Inc. in France and entered the consulting industry at Peter Chadwick in London.

During his years in consulting, Edwin has undertaken a wide range of assignments in Europe, Asia and North America, specializing in operations improvement and change management. Edwin’s passion for the Food and Beverage industry is the result of several projects.   Read more…

Doug Newman

Doug is a partner with Myrtle Consulting Group responsible for business growth and development. In his more than 20 years of experience in manufacturing and consulting, Doug has developed a unique combination of experience that make him a resourceful and creative problem solver with the vision and communication skills to formulate enterprise based solutions. He is an energetic team player with a consistent and demonstrated track record of coalition building to produce fast results. He has extensive global experience having worked on projects in the US, Canada, Mexico, Venezuela, South Africa, Australia, UK, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Germany, India, China.

Doug earned his MBA from the JL Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and his Bachelor of Science from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. Doug began his career in the medical products manufacturing business.  Read more…

Tim Johnson

Tim specializes in using Lean Six Sigma tools and techniques to improve business performance. It is this passion that afforded him the opportunity to become a partner with Myrtle Consulting Group. Tim is a proven leader designing and implementing operational transformation programs, Lean Six Sigma training for various belts and continuous improvement teams. He also has extensive experience deploying operations excellence in a variety of industries that include Food & Beverage, Life Sciences, Consumer Packaged Goods, Energy, Chemicals, and Government.

Tim received his MBA from Emory University in Atlanta, GA, one of the world’s leading business schools. Even though he resides in the Metro Atlanta area, the eyes of Texas are upon him. Tim graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. Tim began his career with Ethicon, a Johnson & Johnson Company as an Automation Process Supervisor.  Read more…

Tim Tancred

Tim is a Partner with the Myrtle Consulting Group, he leads Business Development and the Assessment Verification Scan (AVS) phase of our engagements. He started his career as a Manufacturing Engineer in the automotive sector with VDO-Yazaki, providing production technical support for the tier 1 supplier to Toyota. With this fundamental grounding in the Toyota Production System, Tim’s career progressed with Lean manufacturing as a center point in all of his endeavors.

His international consulting experience spans the FMCG, Oil & Gas, Industrials, Chemicals and Food and Beverage verticals but with the common thread of an initial detailed assessment of current performance, then based on that, the development and implementation of improvement programs to eliminate waste and maximize the value-added activities of a business. Tim holds a BSc degree in Manufacturing Engineering from the University of London, UK.   Read more…