Mr. Marc Levesque, Vice-President, Wireless Technologies

Mr. Marc Levesque is Vice-President of the CRC's Wireless Technologies branch. He joined the CRC in 2015, with over 20 years of experience spanning engineering, technical sales, business development and management.

Mr. Levesque joined the CRC from Altera Corporation, where he served as a Global Account Manager, leading an international team focusing on telecommunications customers.

Earlier in his career, he worked in various engineering capacities—including hardware design, software development, system verification and field support—for companies supplying telecommunications equipment, such as Nortel. This experience in research and development (R&D) formed the engineering base that propelled him into technical sales, business development and senior management. It also provided him with an in-depth understanding of guiding scientific principles that he applies in R&D team leadership today.

Mr. Levesque also brings to the CRC a strong track record interfacing with stakeholders, from internal experts tackling technical issues and team members managing business functions, to external collaborators and global clients.

Mr. Levesque has a BSc in Electrical Engineering from the University of New Brunswick and a Master's Degree in Engineering Management from the University of Ottawa. He is a Professional Engineer with the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario.

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