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Our Team

Since 1994, Sobek has been engineering software to accommodate the specialized needs of geotechnical professionals. Our dedication to customer service is unprecedented. We offer a vast array of software, specialized services and a variety of solutions which are adaptable to the needs and budgets of our clients.

Ghislain Lessard, Eng., Ph.D.
Tel.: 514-285-5511

Ghislain Lessard is president of Sobek Technologies since its creation in 1994. Ghislain Lessard graduated from École Polytechnique de Montréal and obtained his doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in civil engineering from the University of California, Berkeley in 1981, under the supervision of Dr. James K. Mitchell. He completed his education with a diploma in computer science from Concordia University and Masters degree courses in computer science at the Université de Montréal.

From 1977 to 1984, Ghislain was project engineer at the CNFS and the SEBJ, where he developed a management system for instrumentation data of the LG3, LG4 and Caniapiscau reservoirs. From 1985 to 1994, Ghislain participated in all phases of the CASTOR project dedicated to the development of software for the design of hydroelectric complexes.

At Sobek, Ghislain combines his expertise in computer science and geotechnical engineering to design and develop the Geotec software, used for geotechnical exploration as well as design and construction phases of earth and rockfill dams.
Geneviève Lessard, Eng., M. Eng.
Vice President
Tel.: 514-285-4873 ou 514-588-1986

Geneviève Lessard has been Vice President of Sobek Technologies since 2015. Geneviève obtained her Bachelor's degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Princeton University in 2007. She completed her education with a Master's degree in Mining Engineering from École Polytechnique de Montréal under the supervision of Professor Michel Aubertin.

Geneviève joined Sobek Technologies in 2012 and is primarily in charge of the quality control of Geotec as well as the technical support and training to Geotec users. As VP of Sobek, her tasks also include administration, sales and marketing.
Mario Lupien
Programmer Analyst
Tel.: 514-285-4081

Mario Lupien has been a programmer analyst at Sobek Technologies since its foundation in 1994. Mario studied in micro-computer electronics and in computer-assisted audio conception.

At Sobek, Mario specializes in computer networks and materials, databases (SQL Server and Oracle), installation and use of new software and development on Android.
Chanthou Tan
Programmer Analyst
Tel.: 905-818-7700

Chanthou Tan has been a programmer analyst at Sobek Technologies since 1999. Chanthou has a certificate in computer science and a diploma in web development.

At Sobek, Chanthou specializes in Office tools (Access, Excel, Visual Basic), SQLite databases and development in C++ language.

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