Dr. Sarkis Yeretsian was born in Aleppo, Syria. After completing his MD degree from St. Joseph medical faculty in Beirut, Lebanon, he pursued a specialization in general surgery at Sherbrooke University, P.Q. Canada. In 1994, Dr. Yeretsian contributed the opening of the first advanced laparoscopic center in Armenia at the Malatia Medical Center in Yerevan. After actively taking part in the successful fundraising activities of the Armenian Medical Quebec Association for this purpose, he travelled to Armenia with a dedicated team to ensure the delivery of surgical equipments. There, he also performed the first colectomy by laparoscopy in the Caucasus after the collapse of the USSR. A professional dedicated to innovation in the field of surgery, Dr. Yeretsian has been actively pursuing the development of new surgical techniques and instruments in different surgical specialties. He has notably patented a technique of surgical removal of hemorrhoids in the U.S. and applied for patenting many more innovative methods.
Mr. Sevak Demirdjian, is the Vice-president of Operations and Project Management for Canada’s foremost consulting firm on Roads & Bridges and Infrastructure business units. He has over 15 years of experience in transportation engineering, design and construction of bridges, commercial and industrial building projects throughout Canada and overseas. Mr. Demirdjian holds a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics, and a Master’s degree in Structural Engineering from McGill University. Since 2000, he has worked as a Lead Technical Design expert in bridges and building projects and has published several technical papers. Throughout the years, he has lead large multi-disciplined engineering teams. Strategizing, driving individual & team performances are a few of his key strengths contributing to his performance. As an expatriate in the Middle Eastern regions, he has built engineering teams and managed their efficiency on international projects and missions. He is a member of several Engineering professional associations, promoting and contributing innovative engineering technologies to structural and civil engineering domains.
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Joseph H. Takhmizdjian
Director of Finances and Legal Affairs
Joseph Takhmizdjian is a partner in the Montréal law firm of Borden Ladner Gervais, where he handles tax-related matters. Before joining BLG, he worked as a chartered accountant and auditor for businesses operating in various sectors, including the public sector. He provides tax advice to clients, their accountants or other professionals on the various tax implications of transactions in which they are involved or planning to undertake. He also handles issues dealing with commodity taxes and represents clients in tax disputes with tax authorities.
He is also chosen to be an executive member of the Wills, Estates and Trusts committee of the Canadian Bar Association.
Prior to his law studies at Université de Montréal, he obtained both a Bachelor in Biochemistry and Chartered Accounting at McGill University.
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