LBI Galactic Service/Research is an Earth private military company founded by former UEE Naval officer Kristen Beaulieu. Originally Lancast/Beaulieu International, the company changed names after being acquired by a group of private investors and expanded its portfolio to include galactic security. LBI maintains a significant portion of it's holdings in small corporations galaxy-wide mainly focused on medical and technology research.
LBI provides security services to the United Empire of Earth government on a contractual basis. For the past 45 years LBI has provided services to the UEE Military Intelligence Bureau for an undisclosed amount.