Maria Cristina


Maria started working with Goldratt in 1995 and has since successfully implemented the Theory of Constraints (TOC) in a wide variety of organisations in both Venezuela and the UK.

In Venezuela she taught operations management at two universities where she supervised improvement projects conducted by her students in their employer’s businesses. These projects brought bottom line improvements for these companies. 

She moved to the UK in 2004 and initially worked alongside QFI on some of its implementations in the NHS.  During 2013 and 2014 Maria implemented healthcare solutions based on the QFI TOC approach, in three private hospitals in Venezuela, covering emergency, bed management and operation theatres. 

Maria conducted extensive work on TOC supply chain implementations in Central Europe [Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Serbia/Montenegro]. She is fluent in Spanish, English and French and has specialised in operations and distribution environments. She was also a faculty member of Goldratt Schools, supporting development of TOC experts is various countries.