Meet the SG2B team !

SG2B is at the FCM conference
30 May 2019
Community Energy Plan Prize winner – Central Kootenay, Nelson, BC
25 June 2019

SG2B started 5 years ago with the mission to accelerate energy transition in the electricity industry.  

We’re proud to present the individuals that joined our journey to democratize energy planning and developing the first cloud-based tool dedicated to energy transition.

David Beauvais, eng., CEO

Founder and CEO, David is an engineer specialized in power system planning and modernization. David has gained a wealth of experience in the energy industry at Hydro-Québec, the Energy board (La Régie), Natural Resources Canada and as the Canadian representative on the International Smart Grid Action Network (ISGAN). He dedicates his time at democratizing energy planning for the development of smarter grid, cities and buildings. David likes outdoor activities, winters and especially back country skiing. He was awarded the Smart Grid Canada price in 2010.

Anirban Bhattacharjee, Ph.D.

Anirban is specialized in high performance computing. He holds a PhD from the Innsbruck University in Austria. Anirban works on the data management of the solution. He recently received a certificate in programming from the McGill University in Montreal.

Amanda Salazar

Amanda is a professional translator and terminologist with more than 13 years of experience. Amanda past experience includes SR Telecom and SDL International. At SG2B, she takes care of translation of documents and provides an admin support to the management team. Amanda likes outdoors sports, yoga and gardening.

Fabien Maistre, MSc.

Fabien graduated in engineering from l’École Polytechnique de Montréal.
Fabien worked in gas planning and project management. At SG2B, he models electricity network, transportation and building’s energy. He also supports the preparation of scenarios for our clients.

Julien Deruère, MSc, CIO

Julien is co-founder and Chief Information Officer at SG2B. He develops the cloud-based platform that powers the software. Before joining the company, Julien specialized himself in enterprise software engineering at Ubisoft and at Savoir-faire Linux. He studied software engineering at L’École Nationale Supérieure d’Ingénieur de Bretagne Sud in France. Julien is a passionate runner, he cares about sustainable development and urban agriculture.

Jonathan, PhD, CTO

Jonathan Coulombe is co-founder and Chief Technical Officer at SG2B. He received a PhD in Electrical Engineering from l’École Polytechnique in Montreal. Jonathan fulfilled several mandates in foreign research centers. Building on his strong hardware and software architecture skills, he dedicates his time on building the next generation of energy planning tool, capable of simulating the impact of new technologies and new ways of managing loads and selling energy. In his pastime, he likes painting, playing hockey and travelling.

Hugo Antoine, Msc.

Hugo graduated in engineering from l’École Centrale de Nantes in France and from McGill University in Montreal.
He works at optimizing the integration of new technologies scenarios to store and generate electricity. Hugo likes ski and playing volleyball.

Alex Watson, Msc

Alex graduated in computer science from the University of New Brunswick.
During his master degree, he specialized in big data management. At SG2B, he works at programming the next generation of the simulator. He’s passionate about travelling and playing hockey.

Charlotte Bénézit

Charlotte is a marketing student from l’Institut Universitaire Technologique de Lyon 1, in France. As a marketing intern at SG2B, she participated in commercializing SG2B’s products and services.