Management Team and Advisory Board

Management Team

Robert Momich
, Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer

Robert brings deep understanding of the wireless and smart-card technologies to his role at Quand as COO, including research into the suitability of smart card and related technologies for identification and health care systems. He combines that experience with a passion for human-technology interface issues. As an IPO analyst at he wrote investment critiques on wireless, biotechnology and smart card/ RFID start-up companies. Robert was Vice President of Finance and Administration with the Atlantic Council of Canada, a NATO-affiliated NGO promoting international peace and security. He was also a Director and Senior Analyst with the COMPAS Group on Security and Defense Studies (Denmark) and co-author of the group's first book in a series on transatlantic security, recently published in Germany. He holds an MA from the University of Toronto.

Nicholas Smeets, V.P. Business Development (France)

Nicolas manages Quand's prospecting efforts in France, approaching customers in the hospital and pharmaceutical laboratories sectors. As a graduate student, he developed business plans for a microfiber manufacturer and conducted market studies in ten European countries for a major brewery. He also managed a monthly journal offering a chance for young writers to be published. Nicolas holds a masters degree in International Business Development from the Institut Supérieur du Commerce (ISC) Paris.

Advisory Board

Peter Langley
, Director, Solicitor, Patent and Trademark Attorney; Origin Limited (UK)

Peter is an intellectual property attorney and founder/ CEO of Origin Limited (UK) and was recently voted one of the UK's top 40 technology lawyers. Peter advises many leading European technology companies (particularly web and wireless information device and content companies), including Symbian, Nokia, ARM and Psion. He has worked on several groundbreaking technology IPOs, including the ARM listing on NASDAQ and London FTSE and has also litigated patents ranging from the compact disc to cellular telephony.

Dr. Fabio Varlese, MD, FRCPC; Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care; Mt. Sinai Hospital (Toronto)

Dr. Varlese is Program Director of the Acute Care Department, the Stepdown Unit and the Transitional Care Unit at the Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care and is a geriatric specialist at Mt. Sinai Hospital. Dr. Varlese's studies in both internal and geriatric medicine were completed at the University of Rome, the Cleveland Clinic and the University of Toronto, where he is also on staff at the Faculty of Medicine.

Leadership Team at a Glance

Management Team
Robert Momich, Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer

Nicholas Smeets, V.P. Business Development (France)

Advisory Board
Peter Langley, Solicitor and Attorney

Dr. Fabio Varlese, MD
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