About Zilia

Zilia is a medical device company that provides actionable information based on the measurement of biomarkers in the eye to facilitate earlier diagnosis, reduce healthcare costs, and improve the quality of life of patients.

We are on a journey to save the sight and improve the health of millions.

We are Scientists, Researchers and Visionaries

Our team has years of experience in biotechnology and is based in Quebec City,
a world-renowned hub of expertise in optics and photonics.

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Meet our Team

Patrick Sauvageau

Dr. Patrick Sauvageau, OD, MSc

CEO & Co-Founder

Dominic Sauvageau, PhD

CTO & Co-Founder

Sébastien Bouchard, CPA

CFO

Dario Zujo, MBA

Business Development Director

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Karina Leblanc, MSc

Regulatory Affairs and Quality Director

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Natasha Dargis, MSc

Clinical Applications Specialist

Diana Martínez, PhD

Quality & Regulatory Affairs Specialist

Cléophace Akitegetse, PhD, PEng

Lead – R&D and Biophotonics

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Nicolas Lapointe, MEng

Lead – R&D and Engineering

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Maxime Picard, Eng

Lead – R&D and Software

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Alejandro Calzadilla

Software Developer

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Alex Gagné

Software Developer & Scrum Master

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Dominic Gendron

R&D Technologist

Éric Hamel, Eng, M.A.Sc.

AI Research Scientist

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Isabelle Harvey, Eng, MSc

Product Manager

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Udayakumar Kanniyappan, PhD

Data Scientist

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Alexandre Labrecque, PEng

Product Engineer

Jasmine Poirier, MSc

Computer Vision Specialist

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Thierry Proulx, BASc

Software Developer

Marianne Régis

Software Developer

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Jean-Pierre Bouchard

Software Developer

Board of Directors

Dr. Patrick Sauvageau, OD

CEO & Co-Founder

Dominic Sauvageau, PhD

CTO & Co-Founder

Claude Vezeau, PharmD

Chairman of the Board

Dr. Dominique Meyer, OD, MBA

Director

Danny Gobeil

Director 

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Marc-Antoine Cantin

Director 

Advisory Board

Dr. Ike Ahmed, MD, FRCS(C)

Assistant Professor at University of Toronto

Dr. Rajat N Agrawal, MD, MS

CEO & President at Retina Global

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Dr. John G Flanagan, PhD, FCOptom, FAAO, FARVO

Dean & Professor at University of California, Berkeley

Éric Desrosiers, PhD, MBA

Vice President Operations at New World Laboratories

Would you like to join us?

We are always looking for positive, ambitious professionals who share our values and stand behind Zilia’s mission.
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