MEET OUR TEAM
Amit Virmani, Founder and CEO
Amit is a serial entrepreneur from Fredericton, New Brunswick. His first experience in the energy sector was through a position at New Brunswick Power, conducting cost-benefit analysis. Then, after the further study of cognitive science and finance at Queen’s and operating his own business for several years, Amit moved back to New Brunswick from Toronto, Ontario. When first returning to New Brunswick, he was responsible for facilities management of the family’s commercial property holdings and identifying opportunities to increase their energy efficiency.
As second-generation entrepreneur, Amit is building upon a 40-year business history in Fredericton by founding Naveco Power. For the company, he is responsible for developing one of the first New Brunswick Community Economic Development Corporations and for securing local investment for Naveco Power projects that can provide long-term social and economic benefits.
Tarek Abbasi, Manager, Corporate Finance
Tarek moved from Montreal to Fredericton to become Naveco Power’s Operations Director. He graduated from McGill University with a Bachelor of Engineering, Mining and Mineral Engineering, and has recently completed a Master’s in Engineering Economics.
He is currently developing and implementing business models that show fiscal and monetary benefits to diversifying from emitting energy sources.
Sarah Langis, Marketing Specialist
Sarah is born and raised in New Brunswick, originally from Saint John. She moved to Fredericton to complete a four year double major in Journalism and Communications at St. Thomas University.
Quickly realizing her interest in the world of digital media and marketing, Sarah has pursued opportunities to further her interests by taking on previous roles in the areas of social media, and nonprofit fundraising.
Sarah now lives in Oromocto with her fiancé, and blue eyed Australian Shepherd, Sadie.
Oriana Cordido, Business Development Associate
Oriana Cordido De Sola is Naveco Power Inc.’s current Business Development Associate. She is an international student from Venezuela, undertaking a double major in International Relations and Economics with a concentration in Business at St. Thomas University.
Apart from her academics, she is the President and Co-Founder of the Enactus UNB Fredericton, a social entrepreneurship team, and a Resident Advisor on St. Thomas campus. She loves getting involved with people, new ideas and anything challenging. Her main passion is to use entrepreneurial action to ignite social change.
Robert Stepner, Financial Analyst Co-op
Robert Stepner is Naveco Power Inc.'s current Financial Analyst Co-op Student. He studies Business Administration at the University of New Brunswick and has achieved Dean's List status for his first two years.
Robert is completing a double major in Finance and Accounting as well as a minor in Economics and plans to pursue CPA and CFA designations after graduation. In addition to his academics, Robert is also a Proctor for a residence on the university’s campus and a member of the Student Union's Academic Programming Team.
Elise Chung, Financial Analyst Co-op
Elise Chung is Naveco Power’s Financial Analyst Co-op. She was born in South Korea and immigrated to Canada 8 years ago with her family. She's currently enrolled in her 3rd year of Chemical Engineering at the University of New Brunswick.
Elise has completed two other co-op terms. She worked in the chemistry lab at the University of New Brunswick doing her research in optimizing Waste water purification by using seven different polymers for four months, and she also spent eight months working in Germany at a company called EKATO who design, test, and sell agitators. Her career goal is to work at an environmentally friendly company and to be an efficient and trustworthy chemical engineer who care about nature and animals.
Sadie, Chief Barking Officer
Sadie is a Miniature Australian Shepherd who works mostly from home as the official Chief Barking Officer (CBO.) This is her first job at two years old, and she’s already loving the attention (but mostly the treats.) When she’s not coming up with clean energy ideas, Sadie likes long walks in the park, baths, and the vacuum cleaner.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS NAVECO POWER INVESTMENTS INC.
Amit Virmani: President
Tom Mann: Director
Bridget Oland: Director
Rebecca Demmings: Director
Derek Dunn: Director
Louise Stewart: Director
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