Dr. Brian Mergelas
Brian Mergelas brings with him over 20 years of experience leading organizations, most recently serving as the Exec VP of the Smith Cameron Group. Prior to this, Brian has served as CEO of Sunwell Technologies and WaterTAP, and CEO/Founder of The Pressure Pipe Inspection Company which he led from start-up to $25 million in sales; he sold that company in 2010.
Throughout his career, Brian has been involved in a number of mergers and acquisitions both on the buy and sell side. He has a strong background in operations, sales, marketing, research and development (R&D) and financial management, with particular strengths in the development and implementation of strategy.
He has served on the Board of the Ontario Clean Water Agency, been a member of the Innovators Alliance, and has served as Chair of the ASCE Pipeline Risk Management and Safety Committee.
Brian holds an undergraduate degree and a PhD in Physics from Queen’s University in Kingston and is a graduate of the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Business’ Institute of Corporate Directors program.