Jean Lachance

Chief Assets Officer
EVLO Energy Storage

Jean Lachance is Chief Assets Officer at EVLO Energy Storage Inc.

A seasoned executive, Jean has a strong background in operations, large-scale project management and engineering. In his role, he oversees the strategic activities, including supply chain and quality assurance, operations, IT and cybersecurity, as well as program management and manufacturing. Recognized for his customer focus and leadership, his pragmatic spirit, and his team-oriented approach to achieving results, Jean is steering the integration of these activities with our experts who contribute every day to reinforcing the support to our strategic suppliers to ensure the success of our industrialization phase.

Prior to joining EVLO, Jean has accumulated 30 years of operations management & development experience in the Advanced Technology and Telecommunications sectors with leading companies such as Videotron, Solvision Inc, MindReady Solutions Inc, CAE Inc and ATS Aerospatiale Inc. 

Jean has a proven track record in high growth markets, an important asset given the rapid growth expected in the energy storage systems sector. Throughout his career, he has been involved in more than 9 M&As, one IPO and several dozen product launches.

Jean studied mechanical engineering at Université de Laval and is a member in good standing of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec. Based in Montreal, he has served on several boards of directors - including Microtech-10 and the Product Development Institute.