Beyond Consultancy


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 while managing a number of Industrial Operations consisting of the following areas:

  • ▪︎ Lean, high volume and excellence
  • ▪︎ Supplying within Asia-Pacific, supplying globally
  • ▪︎ Working with dedicated customers, distributors and retail
  • ▪︎ Managing wholly owned manufacturing facilities in China
  • ▪︎ Including subcontractor and ODM management
  • ▪︎ Integral product 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, the Lean manufacturing principles
  • ▪︎ Setting-up of material procurement strategies
  • ▪︎ Subcontractor selection and management
  • ▪︎ Industrial engineering, cost engineering
  • ▪︎ Managing in China


I worked in the following industries:

  • ▪︎ Lighting electronics: 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