LaserAg was developed by LogiAg, a service and technology firm based in Chateauguay, Quebec. Founded in 1999 and consisting of a team of 35 employees, LogiAg is owned and operated by Charles and Jacques Nault. The CEO is Charles Nault, Eng., MBA. Charles, 44, is an experienced and skilled general manager and president. Jacques Nault, Agr.,MSc., 54, is an agronomist and a certified crop advisor in the U.S. and Canada.
Jacques Nault agron., M.Sc
Jacques Nault has a BSc. and a MSc. from the Macdonald Campus of McGill University. He started off his agronomic career in 1984. Between 1984 and 1999 he participated in various research relating to soil management and best management practices, wrote technical guides pertaining to soil fertilization and erosion control, and worked as a consultant with farmers. In 1999 he co-founded LogiAg, where he supervises field technical services and is in charge of business development. Between 2004 and 2014 he was also the general manager of a U.S. consulting firm that he partly owned.
Charles Nault, ing. MBA
Engineer Charles Nault is LogiAg’s president and general manager. He holds an MBA and an engineering degree from Université de Sherbrooke. After 5 years working in a manufacturing plant, he co-founded LogiAg, where his functions included firm management and strategic planning and development.
Chemist Luc English acts as Scientific Director for Logiag and has a master’s degree and doctoral degree from the Faculty of Medicine at Université de Montréal, as well as an MBA in science and engineering from ESG. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in medical biology, and a medical laboratory technical degree. He has over 15 years of experience in laboratories, in the field of analysis, as well as in fundamental research.
Alberto Ramirez, M.Sc, ing.jr.
Alberto has a bachelor degree as an industrial engineer, also he has two master degrees, the first one with emphasis on production and supply chain management; the second one is a master in technological project management. His carrier is more than 15 years old in manufacturing and services industries as well as educational institutions. Before joint Logiag in 2015, he had worked as an Integrated system management director for 8 years in one production company, and the same time he works as a continual improvement consultant for several enterprises. His research works in production scheduling have been published in an international journal.
Of Senegalese origin, Adja holds a Master’s degree in Biochemistry from the University of Rouen in France. She came to Canada in 2013 where she holds an AEC in Biotechnology (Laboratory Technique) in 2015. She then joined the Logiag team in October of the same year.
Iké studied environmental science at McGill University. Driven by his interest in agriculture and international cooperation, he worked on agricultural projects in Mexico and Panama during his university studies. During the same period, he joined the LogiAg team, initially as Field Technician. He now works as Environmental Analyst, in addition to being part of the LaserAg Technical Support team.