Capital is precious. LIDD helps companies make better decisions about their supply chain infrastructure – the buildings, equipment and software that run operations. We design world-class facilities and help companies structure their supply chains to respond to market demands. 

Founded in late 2009, LIDD is a leading supply chain management consulting firm. Our consultants, analysts, designers, brokers and programmers have deep, diverse experience creating and improving production & distribution facilities. We work across North America and Asia, with offices in Montreal, Toronto, Los Angeles and Seoul.


Our Leadership Team

Read David’s Bio

David Beaudet Principal
David Beaudet Principal

David has worked on a wide range of logistics mandates across North America since 2004. He has been involved in network design, warehouse design and expansion, process re-engineering and the selection of warehouse management systems. His experience lies within all segments of the food industry, pharmaceuticals as well as industrial distribution. David holds a master’s degree in Logistics from HEC Montréal. 


Read Charles’s Bio

Charles Fallon President
Charles Fallon President

Charles has been working as a supply chain consultant since 1998. He has worked with clients at all levels of the supply chain, from manufacturers to retailers, in a wide array of industries including food, pharmaceuticals, garments and construction materials. He has extensive experience in supply chain strategy, technology, facility design & implementation and operations. Charles holds a bachelor’s degree in Mining Engineering from McGill University in Montreal. 


Read Jean-Martin’s Bio

Jean-Martin Roux Principal
Jean-Martin Roux Principal

Jean-Martin has been a logistics applications and integration specialist since 2005 and helpclients throughout North America implement supply chain technology. He has worked with clients on all facets of their supply chain application park: Warehouse Management Systems (WMS), Transportation Management Systems (TMS), Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP). Jean-Martin holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from ETS Montreal.


Read Gabrielle’s Bio

Gabrielle Tiven Principal
Gabrielle Tiven Principal

Gabrielle has worked in warehouse design and management since 2006. She managed operations and technology projects at FreshDirect, the online grocer in New York City, and product development for work stations and storage units at Kiva (now Amazon Robotics). In addition to working with LIDD clients on their fulfillment and distribution systems, Gabrielle runs finance and administration for the firm. Gabrielle holds a BA from Yale University and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management. 


Read Jesse’s Bio

Jesse Micak Principal, Broker
Jesse Micak Principal, Broker

Jesse has worked in real estate and facilities consulting services since 2011, and has successfully completed assignments for food, automation, government and consumer packaged goods organizations. Formerly a Vice President of Industrial Services with a leading real estate consulting firm, he is now the Principal and Broker of Record at LIDD’s real estate advisory practice. Jesse is an Ironman Triathlete and holds a degree in Environmental Studies from Lakehead University. In 2018 and 2014 he was recognized by CoStar as one of Toronto’s top industrial real estate professionals. 


Read Germán’s Bio

Germán Alonso Director
Germán Alonso Director

Germán has deep experience in leading and implementing new processes and services, process re-engineering and IT applications. Prior to LIDD, he coordinated monthly and annual activities related to managing a $300M pipeline of projects and initiatives, their approval, funding and progress through delivery. He joined LIDD as a Director and manages teams of engineers designing and implementing distribution centres across North America and improving distribution networks for companies across different industries. Germán holds a B.Eng. from Universidad de Los Andes and an MBA from McGill University. 


Read Sean’s Bio

Sean Butler Director
Sean Butler Director

Sean Butler is the managing director of LIDD’s Los Angeles office. He leads LIDD’s global Demand Chain and Strategy Practices. Sean is an expert in the consumer products & retail industries.  

At LIDD, Sean advises boards and executives on supply chain reorganization, including strategies for the selection and implementation of new software systems, distribution centers, 3PL partners, and organizational structures. Sean also works to identify acquisition and merger targets, and to manage the efficient integration of supply chains, pre- and post-closing. Sean advises large CPG and retail companies on process and organizational integration with start-ups, as subsidiaries and/or commercial partners. 

Prior to his career in consulting, Sean was instrumental in the design and scale of key innovations in the consumer products and retail industries. He served as Senior Vice President at meal kit company Chef’d, Head of Operations, Partnerships & Business Development at Purple Carrot, the leading plant-based meal kit brand, and in key leadership roles at LeanBox, the unattended workplace foodservice retailer. 

Sean holds a BS in Finance from Fordham University. 


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Mathieu Galipeau Director
Mathieu Galipeau Director

Mathieu integrates distribution technologies and optimizes supply chain infrastructure for clients across different industries. He has successfully managed more than 15 business software solution projects, that focuses on systems such as: Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) and Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES). Mathieu is a graduate from École de Technologie Supérieure de Montréal (ETS) with a degree in Operations and Logistics Engineering. 


Read Jennifer’s Bio

Jennifer Hall Director
Jennifer Hall Director

Jennifer has executed numerous distribution center design, expansion and implementation projects focusing on food, beverage and consumer goods. Her work involves helping clients design, justify and implement facilities’ infrastructure, e-commerce platforms and meal-solution operations. Jennifer holds a degree in Civil Engineering from McGill University.   


Read Angelika’s Bio

Angelika Sabourin Director
Angelika Sabourin Director

Angelika has more than 10 years of experience in integrating distribution technologies in supply chain operations, and has successfully managed numerous WMS Solochain implementation projects. She worked as an IT Director at one of the biggest Canadian publishing companies, and joined LIDD as a Director. Angelika holds a bachelor’s degree in Operations and Logistics Engineering and a DESS’s degree in Innovation Management from École de Technologie Supérieure de Montréal. 


Read Ben’s Bio

Ben Vanderbeek Director
Ben Vanderbeek Director

Ben has more than 10 years of experience in leading technology teams, with numerous implementations and integrations of NetSuite Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software within distribution, ecommerce, and manufacturing industries. He leads the ERP practice at LIDD, including projects to implement Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central ERP, and integrate with the Generix Solochain Manufacturing Execution System (MES) and Warehouse Management System (WMS). Ben holds a BS in Computer Science from California State University Long Beach and has earned certifications as a NetSuite Administrator and a NetSuite ERP Consultant. 


Read Steve’s Bio

Steve Zerter Senior Designer
Steve Zerter Senior Designer

Steve has close to 30 years of relevant experience in consulting for facility engineering as a designer. His expertise covers 300+ design projects, 60+ implementations, and hundreds of facility physical audits. His knowledge of facility design and optimization spans across different industries: food and beverage, traditional and online retail, meal solutions and many more. Steve studied Fine Arts at John Abbott College. 


Our Locations

Montreal, QC
Montreal, QC
1350 Sherbrooke St. West, Suite 1400
Montreal, QC, H3G 1J1 Canada
(514) 933-8777
Toronto, ON
Toronto, ON
1 Yonge Street, Suite 704
Toronto, ON, M5E 1E5 Canada
(416) 548-8659
Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles, CA
5792 W Jefferson Blvd, Suite 1190
Los Angeles, CA, 90016 USA
(424) 257-4522
Seoul, South Korea
Seoul, South Korea
415, JS Tower, 6 Teheran-ro 79-gil
Gangnam-gu, Seoul, 06158 South Korea
(+82) 10-5251-7788

Careers

LIDD is always looking for top talent to join our growing team.

The ideal team member combines superior analytic skills, the ability to manage multiple assignments concurrently and a profound respect for the clients who make this company possible. If you are interested in joining LIDD as a logistics analyst, equipment specialist or project manager, email your CV and a cover letter to hr@lidd.ca.