Brian Rich – President
Mr. Rich started with the company in 1981 as a senior engineer and moved through progressive levels of responsibility in technical and operational roles. He has served in his current position as CTO and Deputy CEO since May 2015. Mr. Rich’s prior experience includes three years in a research position with Computing Devices Company, a Canadian defense systems contractor, and three years as vice president of Engineering and Operations with Intelligent Detection Systems Inc. where he was responsible for development of advanced trace chemical detection systems used for detection of explosives and narcotics. Mr. Rich is a member of the IEEE and has served on the Executive Committee of the IEEE International Carnahan Conference on Security Technology since 2000. Mr. Rich holds a B.A.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Toronto.
Jeremy Weese, PEng – Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Weese joined the company in 1999 in a design engineering role. During his tenure, Mr. Weese has moved through progressive levels of responsibility within the research and development department. Prior to becoming SVP and COO, Mr. Weese was responsible for the company’s product portfolio and research and development activities as vice president of engineering. Mr. Weese has served in his current role as senior vice president and chief operating officer since April 2016. Mr. Weese is a Professional Engineer and member of the IEEE.Mr. Weese holds a B.A.Sc. in Computer Engineering (magna cum laude) from the University of Ottawa.
Eleanor Hodgson – Vice President, Operations
Ms. Hodgson joined Senstar in December 1984. During her time at Senstar, Ms. Hodgson has worked in a variety of different roles including project management, customer service and communications, sales forecasting, sales and contract administration, order entry, logistics, including purchasing and inventory management, production planning, quality assurance, and manufacturing. Ms. Hodgson holds an administrative diploma from Sir Sandford Fleming College in Peterborough, Ontario.
Alicia Kelly – Vice President, Finance
Ms. Kelly is responsible for global accounting, financial reporting and controls and financial planning and analysis. Her career spans 20 years of extensive and varied experience in financial management and business leadership in high tech corporations with global development and manufacturing capabilities. Prior to joining Senstar in July 2019, Ms. Kelly served in Group Controller roles overseeing worldwide operations for a global defense company for nearly a decade. She also contributed as a Director within the company’s Supply Chain and Customer Services functions. She has also held progressive financial management positions in both software development and conglomerate contract manufacturing companies.
Ms. Kelly is a CPA, CGA in Canada. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Ottawa.
Kristen Cory – Vice President, Sales, North America
Mrs. Cory joined the company in 2019. Mrs. Cory has close to 20 years of experience in senior management in the US and Canada, successfully working for different enterprises in business development and executive sales roles. In particular, she has a solid knowledge of IP cameras and their associated products.
Gord Loney – Vice President, Sales, APAC
Mr. Loney joined the company in 1995. Originally responsible for product sales in Canada, the Middle East and Africa, Mr. Loney later assumed responsibility for strategic OEM accounts and the Far East. In 2016, Mr. Loney was appointed to his current role, in which he is responsible for establishing and leading a support and sales team to better serve the high growth Asian market. Mr. Loney is an engineering graduate of the Royal Military College of Canada and served 25 years in the Royal Canadian Air Force.
Fabien Haubert – Vice President, Sales, EMEA
Mr. Haubert joined the company in 2018 from a major UK-based video security solution provider. Prior to this he worked with several companies in the areas of video management, IP video surveillance, intrusion detection, access control and system integration. He has extensive experience in sales management with many years of responsibility for the EMEA region. Mr. Haubert has a technical background with an M.Sc. in Telecom engineering, as well as a Masters in Management and Strategy of International Business. He speaks French, English, Spanish, and Italian, and has a working knowledge of Dutch.Contact us today to speak with a Senstar representative about your security needs.