Carl has been building experience in infrared spectrometry from the beginning of his career, notably at ABB (formerly Bomem) for 16 years. He then took the role of VP Sales and Marketing at RD/Tech, which became Olympus NDT. He left Olympus after 11 years to join Creaform as the VP Sales for Asia Pacific, contributing to the company’s high growth strategy and success for 8 years. He then moved on as a full-time consultant for 2 years helping Quebec SMEs develop and deploy their strategies for international markets.
Carl has a Bachelor's degree in Finance from Laval University coupled with technical experience in analytical instrumentation.
Carl has joined LR Tech with the mandate of growing the organization through the deployment of a global sales network and the development of local talent to ensure the company’s success and sustainability.
Founder of LR Tech and Chairman of the Board, Luc amassed 18 years of experience prior to LR Tech while working at ABB (formerly Bomem) as a Product Manager. Luc was involved in various research programs related to atmospheric spectroscopy. He accumulated expertise in infrared remote detection instrumentation, more specifically in the field of spectroradiometry.
Over the years, LR Tech has developed a product portfolio dedicated to atmospheric sounding and GHG profiles, remote detection applications for defense as well as for various environmental and industrial monitoring applications.
For the last 17 years, Luc has managed LR Tech’s growth and success and helped build the company’s reputation and its recognized expertise in the worldwide IR remote sensing community.
Over the past 25 years, including 18 years at ABB (formerly Bomem). Eric has held various roles within the analytical instrumentation manufacturing industry that have led him to develop excellent expertise in operations management. This ranges from project integration to production and operations management, to turnkey project management and supervision of manufacturing engineering. His skills in "lean" production and continuous improvement enabled him to successfully carry out several production transfers from abroad (United States and South Africa) to Quebec. Eric is recognized as a committed manager who listens to his employees.
The addition of Frédéric to LR Tech complements our management team and strengthens our expertise in spectrometry. With a cumulative experience of 20 years, the majority of which in technical and management roles with ABB and more recently in project management with LeddarTech, Frédéric will be able to assert his leadership at LR Tech by ensuring the growth and development of our R&D team.
Frédéric holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and an MBA in business management from Laval University. His technical expertise in analytical instrumentation is also a major asset for LR Tech.
Josée is a Co-founder and member of the Board of Directors since 2003. She has held various positions within the company and has been managing finances since the company began. Josée sits on the strategic planning committee and helps develop the company’s orientations and policies.