Subject Matter Expert
Gwenn Amice currently holds the position of Subject Matter Expert with EXFO, focusing on next generation optical network in charge of technical seminars, trainings, support and technical advices to EXFO’s customers.
Since 2019 Gwenn Amice has been appointed Senior member of technical staff representing EXFO at industry standard events and interfacing with EXFO product development groups.
Mr. Amice holds a university degree in electrical engineering and industrial computing.
He is a member of the Broadband Forum Americas Technology Committee
Product Line Manager
Louis Forget, ing. currently holds the position of Product Line Manager with EXFO, focusing on next generation optical network for manufacturing, design, and research market.
Writing industrial software for more than 25 years, Louis Forget specializes in automation of measurement instruments in manufacturing and field environments.
Mr. Forget holds a university degree in electrical engineering and he is a member of l’Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec since 1996.
Senior Product Line Manager
François Couny is Product Line Manager for EXFO Optics. He started his career in 2001 as a Test & Measurement engineer at Blaze Photonics, a start-up company specialized in Photonic Crystal Fibre and completed his Ph.D. in Photonics in 2008 at the Centre for Photonics and Photonic Material at the University of Bath (UK). He went on to join Yenista Optics in 2010 with a focus on developing tuneable laser sources and spectral solutions, including an Optical Spectrum Analyzer and also an optical component tester adapted to photonic integrated circuits characterization. Since 2015, François has been PLM for Yenista Optics, now part of EXFO as EXFO Optics.
Product Line Manager
Guillaume Lavallee is a product line manager at EXFO, the communications industry’s test, monitoring and analytics experts. He oversees the optical products in the Installation and Maintenance division. He has more than 15 years of experience in telecom test and measurement, related technologies and best practices. Guillaume has a bachelor’s degree in Physics Engineering, specialized in Optics, as well as an MBA from Canada’s University Laval.
Mathieu Bergont is a product specialist at EXFO, with a focus on solutions for testing passive optical components in lab and manufacturing environments. Mathieu has over eight years of experience in the field of fiber optic testing and holds a Master of Engineering in Material Science, Semiconductors and Micro-Nanotechnologies from INSA Lyon in France.