MBA in Technology Management, Charles-Olivier Simard is a technology leader with over 18 years of experience in enterprise software. He has extensive expertise in the fields of computational linguistics, information management and search and semantic technologies, and has worked for a wide range of clients such as the Financial Times and the US Department of the Interior. Charles-Olivier joined Keatext as a partner and CTO in 2015. He has been critical to the success, development and evolution of Keatext, leading, advising and guiding its teams of researchers, developers and designers, as well as supporting clients and technology partners. Charles-Olivier is also a dedicated mentor at FounderFuel, Canada’s leading venture accelerator, which helps early-stage startups raise seed capital.