Jean Lachance

VP Deployment and Operations
EVLO Energy Storage

Jean Lachance is Vice President Deployment and Operations 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 is responsible for the management of customer projects, including commissioning, project engineering, operations and maintenance.  He is also responsible for health and safety.

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. In particular, he successfully led the integration and deployment of the Helix brand within the operations overseen by the Vice President of Networks at Videotron. 

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.