About us


QICE is New Zealand’s fastest growing business management systems consulting firm. We are passionate about providing New Zealand manufacturers, service providers and product developers with the consulting services and professional tools needed to create their own path to greatness.

QICE can add value by developing critical internal capabilities for your organization, through Business Management Systems expert assessment and Lean Coaching, Training and Facilitation. These capabilities create an organizational culture of continuous improvement that is capable of operating independently of external input. In short: your company is able to recognize a path to progress and successfully maintain it.

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QICE embodies our desire to improve the quality of our society. Continuous improvement optimises current performance and provides a guide for the coming years. It engineers a native ability to recognize and manage trends. We created QICE because we want good products and services, we want successful companies and happy people. And QICE demonstrates we will work tirelessly toward those goals.

At QICE, we build long-term business relationships with our clients. The basis for a good business relationship is complete trust, mutual understanding and an authentic desire to provide assistance. We are entirely dedicated when it comes to solving problems – we find a challenge, study it and create effective solutions. This passion drives us to continually learn and improve our knowledge and abilities.

We have created a combination of consulting services and powerful ideas which we deploy to help organizations discover and reach their full potential. If your mission is to create an impact on the market, our mission is to assist you to do that as efficiently and sustainably as possible. We help organizations excel in a wide range of contexts, including managing their business and economic development, safety, knowledge development and more.

What’s different about QICE? We don’t just provide a service, we create a relationship. We help people achieve remarkable goals and make meaningful progress. Our core belief is that good is not enough: we want the best of all.

Whether your organization is small or big, QICE can help you. We’ve already helped dozens of New Zealand organizations achieve greatness, now we want to help you author the story of your marketplace success.


Our Lead Consultant

Cata Goran, Senior Consultant

Cata’s professional expertise is both deep and broad, covering the development of Business Management Systems for AS/NZS 4801, OHSAS 18001 and ISO 9001:2015, as well as achieving certification, coaching and mentoring for Lean Principles, including:

  • 5S Methodology
  • Single-Minute Exchange of Die (SMED)
  • Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)
  • Kaizen
  • Visual Factory
  • Standardisation

Cata Goran, Senior Consultant

Cata also has a professional, in-depth comprehension of advanced design processes, manufacturing standards, and construction methods, along with vital experience in all phases of product research, development, manufacturing, installation, and commissioning.

Cata has conducted numerous audits for Quality Management Systems, including EM 9100:2009 based on ISO 9001:2008, ISO 9001:2015 and Environmental Management Systems ISO 14001, as well as ISO TS 16949. He is passionate about providing Quality Management Services, developing people, multiplying resources and understanding client needs, while ensuring an extremely productive, efficient and safe work environment.