Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Weymouth is the Chief Executive Officer of Optelian, which he co-founded in 2002. He has over 25 years of experience in management and design within the telecommunications industry. Prior to Optelian, he was Director of R&D for the Optical Network Solutions group at Fitel-PMX (acquired by JDS Uniphase) where he led a multi-disciplinary team that designed robust, cost-efficient DWDM systems. Early in his career, Mr. Weymouth was Manager of R&D for Mitel Semiconductor’s hybrid design group after completing his degree in engineering.
Mr. Davidson is the Program Director for Optelian’s Versawave division. He has over 30 years of experience in the telecom industry managing R&D projects, design services and manufacturing operations. Jim started his career at Bell-Northern Research and Nortel, where he held various technical management positions in their switching division. After Nortel he became General Manager of a startup near Ottawa, developing broadband network test equipment. Before joining Optelian, he held senior management positions in several Ottawa hi-tech companies.