The Lean Systems Institute (LSI) is a global research and consulting firm helping leaders dramatically improve innovation and organizational performance. Utilizing a unique combination of Systems Thinking and Lean, we provide coaching, consulting, and educational support to turn ambition into sustainable and quantifiable business results. Our clients win by mobilizing the intellectual resources of their people to learn, innovate and execute faster and better than their competitors.

We have worked with organizations across a range of complex and knowledge-intensive verticals, including enterprise software, aerospace & defense, game development, medical devices, mobile, and mass media. We work closely with executive management to optimize results given their organization’s lifecycle stage, business model(s) and strategic direction.

LSI was founded in San Diego in 2004 by Frode Odegard, and today is active in the US, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Germany.  We are headquartered in Menlo Park, California.