Our Team

Since our very beginning in 1983, we at CTT Group have been motivated by the desire to excel and be recognized as a leader in all of our roles. We began early to attract the best minds in the industry and today, we are proud to have 60 outstanding professionals on our team, all working towards the same goals.

JACEK MLYNAREK, Ph. D.President & CEO
jmlynarek@gcttg.com

Specialization: Advanced flexible materials; technical textiles; composites and geosynthetics. Applications for new fibre-based materials in protection, health, transport and industrial sectors.

OLIVIER VERMEERSCH, Ph. D.Vice-President, NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Innovative Technical Textiles
overmeersch@gcttg.com

Specialization: Technical Textiles, Nonwovens, 3D Textiles, 3D Preforms, Intelligent Textiles & Geosynthetics

ERIC BLOND, Eng., M.Sc.A.Vice-President, Geosynthetics - SAGEOS
eblond@gcttg.com

Specialization: Geosynthetics, Engineered Construction Materials and Composites, Testing

VALERIO IZQUIERDO, B. Eng.Vice-President
vizquierdo@gcttg.com

Specialization: Textile Materials & Yarns, Testing

JONATHAN LÉVESQUE, Eng.Group Leader
jlevesque@gcttg.com

Specialization: 3D Textiles, 3D Preforms & Composites

DOMINIC TESSIER, Ph. D.Researcher
dtessier@gcttg.com

Specialization: Surface Treatment, Textile Chemistry, Polymers, Nanomaterials PCM, Plasma Treatment

DOMINIC LACHAPELLE, Eng.Project Leader
dlachapelle@gcttg.com

Specialization: Intelligent Textiles, Microelectronics, Wearable Electronics & Printed Circuits

AUDREY FAVRE, Jr. Eng., M.Sc.A.Project Leader
afavre@gcttg.com

Specialization: Technical Textiles, Composites

AMIR ERSHAD FANAEI, M.Sc.A.Project Leader
afanaei@gcttg.com

Specialization: High Performance Composites, Mechanical and Physicochemical Characterization, Non-Destructive Testing

Justine Decaens, M.Sc.A.Project Leader
jdecans@gcttg.com

Specialization: Smart Textiles, Conductive Materials, Textile Sensors

THIBAUT BUNS, M.Sc.A.Project Leader
tbuns@gcttg.com

Specialization: 3D Textiles, 3D Preforms & Composites, Technical Textiles

BABAK ESMAEILI, Jr. Eng., Ph. D.Project Leader
besmaeili@gcttg.com

Specialization:

DAVID BEAUMIER, Eng., M.Sc.A.Project Leader
dbaumier@gcttg.com

Specialization: Polymer, Composites, Plastic Films