Simon Lessard, Eng.
Director of Electronic & Software Engineering
Simon Lessard oversees the activities of the electronics and software development team for the full range of Photon etc.'s products. He also assumes the development and management of the product portfolio of infrared (SWIR) imaging and spectroscopy, while participating actively in the commercialization of the latter.
The great diversity of products offered by Photon etc.. requires a scalable and versatile design method to meet the sharp and changing needs of the market. In this context, the technical knowledge and experience in designing of Simon Lessard facilitate the transition of an idea to its complete and efficient completion, from design to certification of our instruments with normative regulators.
Holding a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the ÉTS (École des Technologies Supérieures), Simon Lessard began his career at Photon etc. in 2005 as a designer. Since 2009, his efforts have been in part devoted to develop a product line of infrared imaging. This system, unique and renowned for its performance, helped Photon etc. carve out an important place in the industrial sector of optical control. Its role as a technology leader brings to the company the necessary expertise for its technological renewal.