About LBB International


LBB International is an independent supply chain strategy consultancy and research firm specialised in FMCG supply chains, industrial supply chains, and logistics service providers. We have been the trusted advisor to private and public organisations on purchasing, production and supply chain management. From our office in the Netherlands, Malaysia, and Indonesia we help our clients in supply chain analysis, supply chain design and market research.

Our Vision
To be the preferred consulting & research firm on supply chain matters.

Our Values

  • We are committed to give our clients the best advise as independent consulting & research firm
  • We conduct our operations with integrity according to the highest standards
  • We adopt the LTR (like-trust-respect) philosophy in our relationship with clients, suppliers, our staff and managing the company.

Our history

LBB International was founded in 2002 in the The Hague (the Netherlands), by Dr. Marco Tieman. He started LBB initially as a pure logistics consultancy firm. In 2003 the Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) was opened, serving both Asia and the Middle East. Over the years LBB has broaden its focus to procurement, production and supply chain management. We developed a few unique specialisations, better known as knowledge centres, namely: halal supply chain management, halal risk and reputation management, and supply chain security. Dr. Marco Tieman is the author of ‘Halal Business Management: A guide to achieving halal excellence‘.


We work for large companies, governments, and non-profit organisations. Our projects are concentrated in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East.


Our international team consists of purchasing, logistics, production, supply chain, financial, and halal experts. Our clients expect the best consultants, researchers, and excellent independent advise based on the latest insights. This is why our experts have a strong academic background. Many of our team are still associated with universities as lecturer or professor and publishing in our expertise areas.


LBB has offices in The Hague (the Netherlands), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), and Bogor (Indonesia). Through online consultation we are able to cover all corners of the World.