Photography portrait of Debi H. Affinito
In manufacturing, EY Smart Factory uses digital technology to raise productivity by empowering the worker on the shop floor to make smarter decisions with bigger impact.

Debi H. Affinito

EY Advisory US-Central Supply Chain and Operations, EY Americas Smart Factory GTM Leader

A big believer in American ingenuity and manufacturing. A wife, mother and friend.

Areas of focus Advisory Industrials

Debi is the EY Americas go-to-market leader for Smart Factory. She has spent her career in manufacturing, working in both industry and consulting. Her experience includes process transformation across the end-to-end supply chain, ERP, operations excellence programs and shop floor control. Most recently, she is involved in assisting clients in defining opportunities to improve plant performance and other targeted business outcomes through digital adoption and operations excellence. 

Debi holds a BSc in Chemical Engineering and Chemistry from the University of Cincinnati and an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh.  

How Debi is building a better working world

“I strongly believe that there is a competitive advantage in improving the experience of the workforce and having respect for each role in an organization. I am continually amazed by the transformations that occur when workers are empowered and made accountable for the outcomes they produce.”

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