A senior sales executive, Antonio Saavedra is an industrial chemical engineer by training with extensive experience in international business development in the clean tech, energy and chemical industries. In his current role as Director of Sales and Business Development at Xebec Adsorption Inc., Antonio is responsible for the North American West Coast, and Latin American…

Alan Johnson is a results-oriented leader who develops strategies that optimize resources, workflows, revenues and costs. His hands-on business expertise encompasses product development and support, project management, process improvement, strategic customer relationship management, and niche market development. Over the course of his career, Alan has worked on numerous renewable energy projects across the U.S., including…

Behrang Mansoornejad is a process and chemical engineer with 15+ years of experience. His technical expertise includes the detailed design of processes in petrochemical, biorefinery and biogas industries, techno-economic analysis, environmental assessment and flexibility analysis, process simulation and modeling, mathematical optimization, supply chain design, optimization and management. At Xebec, Behrang oversees Xebec’s Application Engineering team…

Richard Jewell is a seasoned chemist who has spent the last 35 years working in process engineering, innovation, research and development (IR&D), technology development and management. His technical expertise spans synthesis gas generation, Hyco, SMR, ATR, and gasification, process design and economic analysis, process certification and validation, carbon life cycle analysis, cleantech and energy, renewable…

Amir Ghasdi is a chemical and material engineer with 10 years of business development experience in the renewable and environment industry. His technical expertise spans process engineering in oil refineries, food, petroleum industry and waste water treatment plants, gas separation and purification processes, and advanced gas purification systems. Amir holds a master’s degree in chemical…

Laurent Amram is a mechanical engineer who has spent nearly 20 years honing his skills in sales management while working for pump and compressor manufacturers in Asia, Europe and Canada. His hands-on expertise spans leading and managing sales teams and distributor networks, developing sales & marketing, and account management. Laurent holds a bachelor of mechanical…

Michel Tousignant is a mechanical engineer with 20+ years of experience in team management in manufacturing environments. He boasts extensive technical expertise in materials and manufacturing processes. As head of Xebec’s Engineering Office, Michel is responsible for managing process, mechanical and electrical engineering services over two continents. His know-how encompasses leading and planning the design…

Shaun Gaudet is a results-oriented manager with 10+ years of experience in engineering and project management. He holds a master’s degree in aerospace engineering with technical expertise in gas turbine performance and controls. Shaun has worked for globally renowned manufacturing companies, where he delivered high-value, customer-focused projects while gaining hands-on experience in product development, cross-functional…

Jean-Philippe Labrie is a veteran engineer with nearly 20 years of experience in process and integration/automation engineering. Since 2019, he has overseen the implementation of Xebec’s customer service department and its four subdivisions: service engineering, parts planning & logistics, installation, commissioning & maintenance, and data analysis & reporting. Jean-Philippe has hands-on experience in developing and…

George Ciucurel is an electromechanical engineer with technical expertise in power, control, wiring, grounding, electrical machinery and equipment, low, medium and high voltage, air conditioning, and intruder and fire alarms. His hands-on project management experience ranges from consulting, design and development to planning, coordination and supervision. This know-how also encompasses quotation, construction and maintenance. Over…

George Said is a mechanical engineer with 10+ years of experience in design and team management. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and is a member of the Professional Engineers in Quebec and Ontario. His technical expertise spans manufacturing, mining, piping, pressure vessels design, pumping station design, finite element analysis, simulation, equipment selection,…

Cristian Iuhas, is an engineer with 30+ years of experience in design, project execution and management, commissioning, and start-ups. He is a member of the Quebec provincial association of professional engineers, holding bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering, a diploma in engineering management and PMP certification. His experience in the gas, petrochemical, chemical and energy industries…

Alberto Torres is a process engineer with 13+ years of experience in process design, simulation, product development, biogas purification, compressed air, and nitrogen generation. Alberto has been at Xebec Adsorption Inc. for the last 6 years, first as Product Lead for Compressed air and, since 2018, as Team Lead for the Process Engineering department. During…