ORS is managed by a team of highly dedicated professionals, including executive-level managers from the healthcare industry, leading imaging and applied physics specialists, and information technology experts.
The company's board of directors and scientific advisory board provide guidance and insight in the development of our imaging platforms.
Chief Executive Officer
Normand has been working in software development for 30 years. He was the lead developer and support manager at Epix Inc. for the SAGE software, a preventive maintenance application with installations at more than 200 sites, and was a member of the LGS team that developed an application to read Hydro-Quebec meters. After focusing on object-oriented programming, he took part in developing the Mystral application for Proxima Systems Ltd. Normand is co-founder of the company, along with Nicolas Piché and Eric Fournier.
Nicolas Piché, Ph.D.
Chief Scientific Officer
Nicolas has worked in software development for more than twenty years. After having developed enterprise simulator software for Interfacing Technologies, as well as a software platform for a division of Kodak, he joined Proxima Systems Ltd as a senior developer, where he assumed key responsibilities in the software infrastructures department. His career then led to Zurich, where he supervised the daily operations of the filing system at UBS. Nicolas is co-founder of the company, along with Normand Mongeau and Eric Fournier.
Eric Fournier, M.Sc.
Chief Technology Officer
Eric holds a master’s degree in fluids dynamic simulation and has created several applications for fluid simulation and scientific visualization. In addition to developing 3D engines and visualization tools, he has also supervised the development of a commercial physics engine and an artificial intelligence module based on neural networks. The PC game company he founded in 2000 was nominated for the best technological innovation at the MIM 2001. Eric is co-founder of the company, along with Normand Mongeau and Nicolas Piché.
Director of Business Development
With a doctorate degree in structural and computational biology, Mike supported application and marketing efforts for leading equipment and software vendors. Mike's strength is understanding the science of image formation and reconstruction and how to apply image processing and analysis techniques to solve problems across a wide variety of applications.
Jean brings over 25 years of experience in industry and the public sector. He has been involved in accounting for manufacturing industries, as well as corporate taxation and commodity taxes. An active participant in various tax committees, he is the former President of the Montréal Chapter of the Tax Executive Institute. Jean joined the company in 2009.
Senior Software Developer
Benjamin holds a master's degree in bioinformatics from the Université de Montréal. During his graduate studies, he focused on de novo identification of repeat sequence in genomic data. Upon completing his degree, he worked for the National Research Council of Canada where he developed plug-ins for ORS Visual. Benjamin joined the company in January 2010.