Boris Latour • Director
Boris is driven by implementing innovative ideas, solving strategic issues, and undertaking challenging projects. He does it with both passion and rationalization. He started his career as a young entrepreneur a decade ago. Since then, he has started, acquired, restructured, developed and sold several businesses. He has accumulated professional experience at a global level, both as an investor or member of the management team; in industries such as real estate, software, engineering, agriculture, financial services, and advertising.
Boris took over the company BELSIM as shareholder in 2017. Along with Pascal LEURQUIN (BELSIM's CEO), he has developed the company to allow it to become the global leader in the field of DVR.
Frédéric Lecoq - COO
Frédéric joined Belsim in 2006 after earning a master's degree at HELMo Gramme College (Liège, Belgium). He worked as process engineer for 10 years during which he implemented several production accounting solutions and energy performance optimization solutions for refineries and nuclear plants, using Belsim DVR Software VALI. He was promoted to Head of Engineering in 2017. Frederic became Chief Operating Officer of Belsim Engineering in January 2019.
Ionel Craciun - Sales & Marketing Manager
Ionel is a chemical engineer with over 15-year experience in various chemical sectors. He holds a master's degree in Applied Chemistry from the University of Poitiers (France) and a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Gent University (Belgium). After working for the Gent University and Cytec Industries Inc, Ionel joined Belsim in 2013. He has become a DVR expert and has taken the position of Sales and Marketing Manager early 2020.
Benoît Cenier - Head of Engineering & Quality Manager
Benoit joined Belsim in 2018 after a first experience in the filtration sector dedicated to refineries and petrochemical plants. Since, he has been involved in several projects in production accounting for refineries and was responsible for a R&D project about characterization of thermodynamic properties of crude fractions. These activities brought him a strong understanding and knowledge of DVR and thermodynamics used in VALI. In January 2020, Benoît took the position of Head of Engineering.
Timothy Jadot - Development Manager & Product Owner
Joining Belsim in 2014, Timothy Jadot has been a main expert for Upstream projects in which DVR is applied for Virtual Flow Metering and Production Management. Additionally, he has been the Product Owner of ValiStudio since 2017 (see Scrum methodology), assuming the management of new developments of the software as well as receiving the client needs and feedbacks.
Amin Amin - North America COO
Amin joined Belsim Engineering in 2018 after 32 years with Schlumberger where he held operations and management positions in field operations, strategic marketing and R&D, and 6 Years with Letton Hall Group specializing in multiphase, wetgas, and VFM metering and production allocation systems. He worked in Europe (UK), Middle East (UAE, Yemen, Syria), Far East (Indonesia), and USA (Connecticut, Texas).
He is an active member of API Committee on Production Measurement and Allocation (CPMA), and member of SPE steering committee of Multiphase and Wetgas Metering Workshop.
Amin has a master's degree from the Nice university (Electronic and Automatic), a master of Engineering from Supélec-Paris (Industrial Electronics) and a master of Petroleum Engineering from Heriot-Watt University-Edinburgh. He holds an Executive MBA from Sloan School of Management-MIT Boston.