After a long and inspiring international career with a multinational, I founded my own consulting company: Beyond Consultancy. Ever since it has been my pleasure to share my experience gained from managing a diverse number of Operations, each containing a combination of the following elements:

  • ▪︎ Supplying within the Asia-Pacific region, supplying globally
  • ▪︎ Dedicated customers, as well as retail & distribution
  • ▪︎ Wholly owned manufacturing facilities in China
  • ▪︎ Subcontractor and/or ODM management
  • ▪︎ Overall quality management
  • ▪︎ Material procurement

My particular areas of experience are:

  • ▪︎ Integral supply chain management and footprint optimisation
  • ▪︎ Deep implementation of Supplies & Operations Planning processes
  • ▪︎ Greenfield studies, managing ramp-up's, running of mature operations
  • ▪︎ Shop floor layouting and the Lean manufacturing principles
  • ▪︎ Setting up of material procurement strategies
  • ▪︎ Subcontractor selection and management
  • ▪︎ Industrial engineering and cost studies
  • ▪︎ Operational transparency
  • ▪︎ Managing in China

I worked in the following industries:

  • ▪︎ Lighting electronic drivers: printed circuit board assembly and casing
  • ▪︎ Liquid crystal displays: module assembly, cells and bi-panes processing
  • ▪︎ Wire wound components and electromagnetic lighting ballasts
  • ▪︎ Components and modules for high volume electronics
  • ▪︎ Polyurethane foam: converting and kitting
  • ▪︎ Metal parts: forming and welding

We can collaborate through:

  • ▪︎ Consultancy assignments
  • ▪︎ Quickscans and audits
  • ▪︎ Interim management
  • ▪︎ Training sessions

If I can contribute to the well being of your Operations, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Herman Lemmens