Francis Bellido, President & CEO
Dr. Bellido spent his career overseeing and leading the development of several organizations in the healthcare industry. He brings strong financial management expertise, deep operating and leadership experience and a global business perspective, acquired over 30 years of international business in biosciences, healthcare and financial industries.
Notably, Dr. Bellido managed a CA$300 million life science investment fund (SGF-Santé) that produced several important and key players in the medical device industry. He has a proven ability to approach technical and scientific issues with a solid business perspective. Dr. Bellido holds a PhD in medical microbiology from the University of Geneva and an MBA with a concentration in finance from the University of Québec at Montreal.
Bertrand Reulet, Chief Technical Officer
Professor Reulet is a world leader in researching quantum and non-Gaussian noise. He has participated in multiple investigative projects and has developed innovations in experimental design, in particular devices to measure non-Gaussian noise or quantum noise dynamics. Mr. Reulet is Canada Excellence Research Chair in Quantum Signal Processing at Université de Sherbrooke, Director of the Transdisciplinary Institute for Quantum Information and Co-Director of the International Laboratory on Quantum Circuits and Quantum Materials, in collaboration with the Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS) in France.
Before moving to Canada, he was the Research Director at CNRS in the Laboratoire de physique des solides at the Université Paris-Sud XI, France. He has also served as professor at the École Polytechnique, and spent four years at the Department of Applied Physics at Yale University.
Marc Rousseau, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Rousseau is the President of LVR Capital Inc. He began his professional career with Crédit Ford of Canada, where he acted as Director of Operations. In 2001, he joined the Business Development Bank of Canada as a Senior Business Development Manager, a position he held until LVR Capital was founded in September 2005. LVR is a consultation investment bank providing direct counsel to firms in their financing needs mostly for debt financing. Since 2005 it has been instrumental in providing close to 200M$ to numerous companies as well as being responsible for the restructure and turnaround of several firms. At the same time, he pursued a military career in 1981 to 2004 as an infantry officer with the Canadian Forces. He commanded the Mount Royal Fusilliers Regiment from 1996 to 1999 and served in Bosnia as a Plans and Policy Team Leader at NATO Headquarters in Sarajevo.
Mr Rousseau has been a director of the National Film Board of Canada, of Iscope Corporation and has chaired the board of the Quebec Society for disabled children. He serves on the advising committee of Pilote Groupe Conseil and of RealByFake and counsels other firms for their financial strategies. He is the President of La Fondation Les Fusiliers Mont-Royal and member of Corporate Connections. He holds a Bachelor in arts, Economics, from Concordia University.