Jocelyn Doucet is a talented young entrepreneur and innovator in chemical engineering. While completing his Ph.D, he launched Kengtek, a consulting firm that brings innovative ideas all the way up to the commercial scale for its clients. This company has been a success story, developing and improving a variety of processes, a lot of which lie on new technologies never seen on the market. Its activities include the development of vegetable protein extraction processes, sustainable refrigerant-based drug production, and various biotechnology and energy projects.
Jocelyn’s quest for innovation hinges around the more efficient use of our natural resources. Taking his inspiration from nature, he focuses on food and energy issues, both of which are central to sustainable development. His latest business venture, Pyrowave, a fast growing start-up, is but one of his endeavors in this direction. With this company, he proposes a completely new approach to waste conversion. His ability to gather and galvanize a team of strong individuals has allowed him to secure key agreements with Fortune 100 companies and governments to support the demonstration of this groundbreaking technology.
Jocelyn Doucet has become a leader in his field, a frontrunner in a technologically fast changing world. He is also involved in academia where he is adjunct professor at Polytechnique Montreal.