Our Team

Founded in 1998, Lakson boasts of a number of professionals with a wide range of experience in the field of thermal engineering. Over the years, Lakson has developed strategic alliances with a number of consulting, research groups, manufacturers and projects developers.

Simo Lakhmiri  

Our team is managed by Mr. Lakhmiri, a thermal expert specialized in the design and engineering of complete water treatment, heating systems, poweor generation, including waste-to-energy systems.

About.us.Our.Team.1With a background in mechanical engineering, Mr. Lakhmiri has led an international career with a number of large international firms in the energy and chemical industry. As president of Lakson, Mr. Lakhmiri has participated in a number of biomass conditioning and combustion projects.

His curriculum vitae can attest to his implication in:

    • the development of a large WTE cogeneration project in China – see picture of the trade mission;
    • large engineering projects, including power and cogeneration plants, fertilizing plants, desalination plants, oil & gaz projects etc.
    • conceptual design of a variety of conditioning and combustion systems;
Trade Mission

Trade Mission in China (2001) – Mr. Lakhmiri (second from left, seated)

Abdelatif Ahmed-Chaouch

Mr. Abdelatif Ahmed-Chaouch, P Eng., is the Vice-President – Engineering Operations at Lakson. He is an engineer with more than 35 years of worldwide experience in the power sector.

Sidi Krid

Sidi Krid is working as a Project Manager at Lakson. He is a Mechanical Engineer with many years of experience in several fields of expertise from design, project management, operation and maintenance of industrial processes, Petrochemical and Pulp & Paper plants to thermal power industry (Simple cycle, combined cycles and Co-generation plants). He was involved in several engineering designs of power plants and successfully managed several areas of multitude turn-key power plant EPC projects.


Christian Langlois

Mr. Langlois is a senior chemical engineer with over 30 years experience in international markets, for both the public and private sectors, with a particular emphasis in the treatment of toxic gases, such as: Ozone, Chlorine, Hydrogen Sulfide and as well as other Volatile Organic Compounds

Adrien Gareau

Adrien has joined Lakson to develop marketing on the international scale to promote biomass conditioning and renewable energy.

Certified Real Estate Broker and with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and International Business from the University of HEC Montreal.

Adrien began his career working for a large Japanese Freight Forwarding company in charge of sales development for Québec, Canada. He was then hired by a family run Trading House in charge of Procurement/Sales with a significant interest in servicing clients throughout the Caribbean Islands from Antigua to Barbados.

Tri-lingual and blessed with a contagious energy, Adrien is also an excellent communicator. His passion for travel, sports and adventure have brought him many contacts and friends throughout the world.