Pierre Savignac

Pierre-SavignacFounder and sole owner of Emergex SR&ED Subsidies since 1994, Pierre Savignac is responsible for the strategy, leadership and business development for the company he created.

Before he founded Emergex, he worked for Videotron (high-speed Internet launch), Virtual Prototypes (acquired by CAE), MediaSoft Telecom (now integrated in Bell) and Alis Technologies (bought by OpenText).

Pierre Savignac holds a Bachelor degree in Computer Sciences from the University of Montreal. Since 2002, he maintains his Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the prestigious Project Management Institute (PMI). He is a member of the Financial and Tax Planning Association (APFF). He is an active member and partner of IT Action Network, where he served on the nominating committee and on the jury of the Octas awards.

In 2012, Emergex appeared in the 24th annual PROFIT 200 ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by PROFIT Magazine. Better yet, it was the only firm of its sector in Canada to be included in the list.

Pierre Savignac believes in the power of entrepreneurship and dedicates himself toward his clients, partners and employees in order to help build technology companies that can compete across the globe!

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Shawn Errunza – Jintronix 200x200There are so many things we need to manage closely as owners of a fast-growing startup. Emergex ensures that our SR&ED claim is NOT one of these things. Emergex handled the entire process from start to finish so professionally, I couldn’t be happier with their services. Thank you Emergex for being awesome!