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Helping businesses and institutions since 2009
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Who are we?

“We are a team of senior business analysts and developers that includes successful entrepreneurs, executives and investors, who advise businesses in all aspects of their operations and implement cloud solutions to improve their efficiency, scalability, growth and profitability.”

Our purpose

“We automate little and big things so that people can unleash their human potential. We help businesses and institutions grow so that they can create more jobs, innovation and wealth for society.”

What is our mindset?

“We work with our customers as if we were investors in their long-term success, looking 5 years ahead.”

Industries and sectors of activity

Throughout the years, SOLJIT has helped businesses and institutions in a wide variety of sectors, including:


  • Banking and finance
  • Consulting
  • Culture and entertainment
  • Education
  • Government
  • IT and technology
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing and communications
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Real estate
  • Retail
  • And more…

à propos

Leadership team

Michael Kassab

Michel Kassab, ENG., MBA, PMP

CEO, Partner

Founder and CEO of SOLJIT since 2009, Michel Kassab has over 20 years of experience in software development and project management in the telecommunications, transportation and cloud industries. As an experienced software architect and business strategist, he understands the crucial role played by technology in today’s business world. Michel is passionate about using technology to foster business intelligence, strategy and sustainable development. He shares his passion of technology and innovation within SOLJIT to make sure that every project is a successful one. Michel holds a Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Sherbrooke as well as an MBA from HEC Montreal. He is also PMP certified from the PMI Institute.

Louis Nicolas Hamer

Louis-Nicolas Hamer, ENG.

Partner, Executive Vice-President

Louis-Nicolas Hamer has over 20 years of experience in bringing innovative wireless and software solutions to market in telecommunications, security, and facility automation. As an experienced entrepreneur, he shares his expertise with promising start-ups as an angel investor and member of Anges Quebec. Before joining SOLJIT as a partner, Mr. Hamer’s previous business endeavour was in the SCL Elements (2010) start-up, which developed and commercialized the CAN2GO line of multi-protocol wireless and wired controllers for building automation. The company was acquired 3 years later by French multinational Schneider Electric, where Mr. Hamer held global business development and solutions roles until 2015. Before 2010, Mr. Hamer cofounded Eco2Max, an engineering firm specializing in energy efficiency in buildings, and held RandD and product management positions at Nortel and at Verint. Mr. Hamer is an engineer and an accredited LEED professional. He is the author of two United States patents and a contributor to numerous 3GPP (3rd Generation Partnership Project) and Internet standards (IETF). He also volunteers for the MS Society of Canada.

David Lamarche

David Lamarche, B.A., MBA

Partner, Executive Vice-President of Marketing

David Lamarche has over 15 years of experience in marketing, communications, public relations, customer experience and UX design, both in startups and Fortune 500 companies. Previous professional highlights include launching and marketing products with Schneider Electric; growing product line revenues from $4M to $20M in 3 years. With the same company, he went on to define the customer experience of its global smart home program, encompassing the mobile app design, marketing, packaging and web strategy for product portfolios in North America, Europe and Australia. Mr. Lamarche was also Director of Marketing and Communications for the SCL Elements start-up, managing all marketing and PR activities, up until the successful acquisition of the company by Schneider Electric. Mr. Lamarche holds a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies and Political Science from Concordia University (Montreal), and an MBA in Business Intelligence Strategy from EGE / ESLSCA (Paris, France).

Jean-Philippe Bernard

Jean-Philippe Bernard, ENG.

Vice-President of Customer Solutions

Jean-Philippe Bernard is an expert in digital transformation and business development. He has worked for over 20 years at telecommunications giants Telus, Rogers and Videotron. Throughout his journey, he has taken the roles of Solution Engineer, Account Executive and Sales Director. Over the last 10 years he has focused on accompanying businesses of all sizes in their digital transformation. He also has several years of experience with the Salesforce platform. Trained as an Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineer at the University of Sherbrooke, he has also studied Administration, Management and Operations at HEC Montreal.

Hichem Bahig

Hichem Bahig

Software development team leader

Hichem Bahig has more than 14 years of experience in software development over which he has developed applications and solutions for e-commerce, aerospace, transport, bike sharing, project management and quality control. Before joining SOLJIT, Mr. Bahig worked for IBM, Hyundai, Motorola, CAE, Kalida Technologies, KGRA and others. He is proficient in a wide variety of software tools, programming languages, operating systems and frameworks. Mr. Bahig uses his broad technical expertise and cross-sector experiences to effectively lead development teams to meet and exceed customer expectations. Mr. Bahig is trilingual and holds a Bachelor’s degree in computer science from University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM).

Suraj Rajoria

Suraj Rajoria

Salesforce development team leader

Suraj Rajoria has over 12 years of experience in software and cloud solution development and implementation, product development and business development. He has more than 8 years of experience specifically in the Salesforce ecosystem; completed 6 Salesforce certifications, contributed to deliver over 90 projects, and was a solution architect in over 30 projects. Prior to SOLJIT, Suraj worked with Appirio, where he led delivery teams working on the Salesforce.com platform. Throughout his career, he has also worked for businesses across Canada, the USA, the UK and Japan.


Ryan Hanrahan

Ryan Hanrahan

Account Executive

Ryan Hanrahan has over 5 years of experience in sales both direct and through channel partners with a focus on complex security software solutions deployed both on premises and in the Cloud. Over the years he has held several positions ranging from Sales Coordinator, to International Channel Partner Manager. He has namely worked for Hitachi-ID Systems and Fastenal Canada. Mr Hanrahan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with an Honors distinction for his psychophysics research at Concordia University (Montreal, Canada) and the University of New South Wales (Sydney, Australia).

Sandiago Oyola

Santiago Oyola, B.Sc., B.A.A.

Finance Director

Santiago Oyola has over 8 years of experience in accounting and finance, with more than 4 years implementing accounting systems including SAGE Financials, Sage 300 and Sage 50. Mr. Oyola has put his financial expertise at work in many sectors, including banking, technology, education, government and consulting, for Accenture, LCI Education, Alternative Capital Group, Environment Canada and others. Mr. Oyola earned a Bachelor of Economic Sciences from the University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM), and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a specialization in Professional Accounting from HEC Montreal. He is also CCVM certified.

Marik Tremblay

Marik Tremblay

Human Resources Manager and Accounting Technician

Marik has over 14 years of experience in accounting, administration and human resources within organizations in high-tech, culture, transport, human resources, and sports and leisure. She is the mother of 4 beautiful children and has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Specialization in Human Resources Management, from HEC Montreal.

Frank Mamone

Frank Mamone

Principal Salesforce Architect and Senior Digital Acceleration Leader

Frank has over 20 years of experience in Business Analysis, software development and platform customization. He holds 10+ Salesforce certifications and Superbagdes, and has worked on large scale projects in a wide variety of industries, including Banking, Energy, Transport, and Life Sciences / Pharma, for companies such as Merck Frosst and CN Rail. He has also worked on public sector and parapublic projects in Canada and abroad.

Paul Franche

Paul Franche, Ph.D.

Manager, Digital Acceleration

Paul Franche has over 7 years of experience as a consultant, including more than 5 years in digital transformation. He has worked in IT (Deloitte), finance, and for nonprofit organizations active in the medical space and for developing countries. In his work and his life, Mr. Franche aims at moving society forward and doing good locally and globally. His extensive studies have given him a structured, pragmatic and responsible approach to finding solutions to today’s problems. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science from Université de Montréal, and a Ph.D. in Physics (String Theory) from McGill University.

Jean Brice Liddle

Jean-Brice Liddle

Senior Digital Acceleration Leader

Jean-Brice Liddle has been working in the financial and big data sectors for over 12 years, namely with the well-known credit rating and consumer data agency Equifax, where he was successively senior account specialist, business process analyst, and business analyst. Mr. Liddle has overseen multiple major critical system implementations with Salesforce and other enterprise solutions. He is an expert at gathering and documenting business and functional requirements, creating user stories, elaborating and executing test cases, testing systems, writing training documentation, as well as training users.

Diogo Fernandes

Diogo Fernandes

Senior Digital Acceleration Leader

Diogo has been working in digital transformation and Salesforce for over 7 years. He holds multiple Salesforce certifications and has extensive experience with Sales Cloud, Service Cloud, Salesforce CPQ and Community Cloud. Before joining SOLJIT he has worked as a solution architect, business analyst and senior Salesforce Developer in Brazil, Portugal, France and Belgium. His projects have revolved around several industries, including energy & utilities, manufacturing, construction & infrastructure, insurance, telecommunications, health and food. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems Management.

Benoît Raymond - Senior Business Analyst and Marketing Cloud Specialist

Benoît Raymond

Senior Digital Acceleration Leader

Benoît Raymond has over 6 years of experience in marketing and digital transformation, and is a Salesforce Marketing Cloud expert. He has worked in the media, retail, events and entertainment industries. Over the years he has helped well-known brands with their marketing automation systems and campaigns, including FGL Sports (Sports Experts, Atmosphere, etc.) and Le Groupe CH (Les Canadiens de Montréal, Evenko, Spectra, Le Rocket et Laval, etc.). Mr. Raymond has a Bachelor's degree of Business Administration with specialization in Marketing, as well as a Masters degree in Marketing, both from HEC Montreal. Before his marketing career, Mr. Raymond was a professional volleyball player for 5 years in Europe.

Nikitha Manchana

Nikitha Manchana

Digital Acceleration Leader and Salesforce Administrator

Nikitha Manchana is a Salesforce expert with a track record of helping businesses and nonprofit organizations improve their operations with automation. After studying in Civil Engineering, she spent her career in the lifes sciences, human resources and banking industry as a Salesforce Administrator. She has done extensive implementations and customizations with multiple Salesforce applications including Sales Cloud, Service Cloud and Nonprofit Cloud. Before joining SOlJIT, Nikitha worked with the sales and service teams at HSBC.

Apurva Gaddam Business Analyst and Salesforce Administrator

Apurva Gaddam

Digital Acceleration Leader and Salesforce Administrator

Apurva is a highly skilled, and certified, Salesforce Administrator and Business Analyst. Based in Montreal, her previous experience includes customizing Sales Cloud, Service Cloud and Marketing Cloud instances. She has worked on projects of all sizes, including supporting over 600 Salesforce users at BMO (Bank of Montreal). Apurva holds a degree in Professional Financial Services from Fanshaw College in London, Ontario.

David Fachet

David Fachet

Digital Acceleration Leader

David Fachet is a Salesforce certified business analyst and administrator constantly on the lookout for opportunities to optimize and improve the systems and experience of businesses. His professional experience has focused on helping companies like LGS (IBM) and Ubisoft with systems like SAP and Salesforce, both at the CRM level and the marketing automation level. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Specialization in Business Analysis / IT from HEC Montreal.

Vincent D'Antoni - Electronic Signatures Specialist

Vincent D'Antoni

Electronic Signatures Specialist

Vincent is an electronic signatures (eSignatures) specialist with over 12 years of experience in business development and customer care. Throughout his career he has worked in multiple industries, including telecommunications, airlines and human resources. He is a certified Salesforce Administrator and holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Concordia University.

Samuel Carrier - Electronic Signatures Specialist

Samuel Carrier

Electronic Signatures Specialist

Samuel is an electronic signatures (eSignatures) specialist with extensive experience in business development and customer care. After completed studies in business management, he accumulated over 10 years of professional experience spanning several industries including telecommunications, gaming, IT customer management solutions, health, safety, and security. He has also studied business management.

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