THE PEOPLE BEHIND THE COMPANY
Memotec is a well-known Quebec company with an international customer base. With a closely-knit team of experienced telecom engineers and successful business professionals, Memotec is a company with a culture that is deeply rooted in teamwork and team building. This creates a highly motivated environment where each professional is key to the company’s success. Memotec’s executive team consists of proven technical and business professionals who are proud to lead Memotec into the future of communications:
Yves is a seasoned telecommunications industry executive with a wide international business and technology expertise in the Service Provider market sector.
In his previous role as VP Marketing and Product Management at Memotec, Yves pioneered the world’s first Mobile Network Optimization solutions and has been instrumental in the company’s growth, resulting in triple sales revenue. Prior to joining Memotec, Yves has successfully occupied national and foreign corporate executive assignments at Tier-1 companies (Alcatel-Lucent group) and startups, in Marketing, Business Development and Market Strategy.
Yves holds an MsC in Physics and Electronics from the Ecole Superieure d’Electricité (Supelec) Paris, France, with a Major in Computer Science and Robotics.
François holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Quebec at Montreal.
He is a member of the Order of Chartered Accountants of Quebec. François has acquired a superior knowledge in the field of finance, external audit and taxation, with significant experience in company mergers, acquisitions and financing.
Prior to joining Memotec, François was Manager for the audit firm of Samson Bélair Deloitte et Touche, and more recently, Controller in the aerospace industry.
Michael is responsible for developing new markets, capitalizing on Memotec’s strong installed base.
Additionally, Michael has the responsibility of promoting Memotec and Comtech’s satcom combined solutions to end-users and system integrators around the world.
Michael is a telecoms specialist and advanced technology expert, with over 20 years international sales & customer support, business development and engineering/product management experience across diverse sectors ranging from Carrier Ethernet Switch/Routers, SS7 signalling solutions, Voice and GSM RAN/Abis compression, DVB broadcast, IP DVB-RCS and VoIP.
Michael holds a Bachelors Degree in Computer Engineering from Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec.
Claude is responsible for implementing and executing the activities related to advanced product development and continuation.
Claude returned to Memotec after four years at Marconi Communications where he held the position of Software Manager responsible for software development teams working on TDM, SONET and optical projects.
Previous to that, Claude was a Senior Software Manager at Memotec responsible for Memotec’s LAN (IP) protocol group. Claude holds a Bachelors Degree in Physics Engineering from École Polytechnique of Montréal, Québec.
With his international teams Michael oversees the entire customer support department, including demos, trials, installation and service contracts.
Prior to joining Memotec, Michael was Director of Engineering at Shiva where he helped build a team of software and hardware experts, delivering products for broadband access. Michael has also led Advanced technology projects at Memotec previously.
Michael holds a Bachelor of computer Sciences from Concordia University.