Mihail is an analytic person with a passion for systems and flows, especially in the Supply Chain area.
He joined his first multinational company in 2001 as a Sourcing coordinator for a textile manufacturer, then he became a Planning Manager within the same company after about one year from joining. In 2006, Mihail joined the automotive field as a Logistics Manager in Arad, then, from 2007 onwards, he continued as a Supply Chain Manager for a cardboard manufacturer in Timisoara for about 5 years.
During this time, he lead an SAP implementation, he took over the new product introduction tasks and people, and also the back-office support of the external sales department.
As the company witnessed the installation of a corrugator machine, he participated to the flow redesign and the implementation of a specific system for the corrugated packaging business, CBS. Mihail went on with a similar Supply Chain position back in the automotive field for about one year, and after that he joined an industrial refrigerator producer in the Ice Cold Merchandising field for about two years.
Since 2007, Mihail started the cooperation with a training and consulting company in Arad, and delivered Supply Chain related trainings to teams of multinationals like Autoliv, Celestica, Mahle, Elcoteq, Frigoglass, Astra, Yazaki, Elektrokontakt, Cummins, Hella, KSS, Systronics, Panduit, etc.
Starting with 2016, Mihail became a freelancer and dedicated himself entirely to the training and consulting activity. He started his new carrier by leading a project on the implementation of the APO SAP module in an automotive plant in a project with a duration of more than half a year.
Now, Mihail is part of the EMC Consulting team, as a trainer and consultant in his field of expertise.
“Congratulations! the delivered training was one of the best in all aspects. Costi is a trainer who puts a lot of soul in what he does.”Ana Uma || HR Manager – Swoboda
“EMC Consulting is represented by experienced professionals, whether we are talking about softskills, consulting or technical trainings, I recommend them as an open and spontaneous team that is oriented to meet customer needs.Marinela Cozmaniuc || HR Training Responsible – Zoppas
It can be said that for technical courses, Costi (Constantin Patasanu) is highlighted by the young and dynamic spirit, but especially by the ability to understand very well the needs and problems of the organization, succeeding in delivering courses at a high level, according to our expectations.”
“The meeting with EMC Consulting was a providential one for our team. We have found that technical training can be “exciting“, that the acquisition of methods can be treated as a complex and unique professional experience. In addition, the EMC Consulting Team has endowed us with practical tools and has taught us how to use them in the most diverse contexts.Ovidiu Veghes || Country manager – Trigo
Flexible, dedicated and smart, their consultants have become an integral part of our team. We contact them every time we get lost in the technical ways of our business. I trust they have a lot of clues to get us on the right path…”
“Costi is a member of the NESst pro-bono mentoring program. As a Lean specialist and consultant, Costi coordinates and supervises one of the social enterprises in the NESst portfolio in structuring and streamlining production in order to build long-term sustainability. After only two months of mentoring, the social enterprise in the program Mentor has made significant progress towards becoming a Lean manufacturing standard business. We greatly appreciate the customized training program and personalized mentoring sessions that Costi runs with entrepreneurs. Costi is flexible enough as a trainer to answer the complex questions of beginners, but also firm enough to supervise the rigorous implementation of the plans. We are very glad to have him as a partner.”Sonia Oprean || Senior Manager – NESsT
“We had the good fortune and the chance to meet Costi Patasanu in a training organized by NESst Romania in June 2016. He fascinated and captivated us, besides the extremely valuable, well-structured and rapidly applicable information that he sent us , his enthusiastic, open and positive way. Since then,he stayed by our social enterprise in the presence of a pro-bono consultant, making a huge contribution, supporting the management team in reorganizing and streamlining the production process and rethinking internal processes, demonstrating a lot of empathy and involvement.”Eva Gyorki || Plant manager – Timural
“I had the privilege to collaborate with Mr. Patasanu (more precisely Costi, as we all know him) both as a colleague and as a client over the last 8 years. A man, a colleague and a professional of exceptional value. His desire to perfection, his passion in his work, and the solid foundation of the knowledge he shared with others are the first things that come to mind when I think of Costi. A colleague who has never set aside when he needed help or for whom the resolution of any challenge begins with a smile.”Calin Narcis-Bulzan || Plant manager – Adient