Alexandre graduated from McGill University in Montreal with a Bachelor degree (2004) and a Master (2006) in Chemical Engineering. From 2003 to 2004, he was board member of McGill University. Alex has an extensive knowledge of energy markets and electricity production technologies. He co-founded two startups in Canada – one of them won the Quebec Entrepreneurship Competition in 2005. Prior to work at Truffle in 2011, Alex was hired in the START program at Air Liquide SA in Paris as an Energy Manager for Europe, working primarily on physical and financial cogeneration plant optimization. He is also involved as a board member of Acerde, Neelogy, SP3H, OHT, Dietswell, Eco Carbone, 2B Energy and Actility.