The executive team is comprised of experienced individuals committed to delivering superior value,
products and customer service.
Robert Weldon studied symplectic geometry, dynamical systems, and modern mechanics at the University of California (Santa Cruz and Berkeley), before working as a developer and a consultant in the computer graphics and computer games industries.
Before founding CM Labs, Robert was the project manager of MathEngine’s Karma physics toolkit for games, Vice President of Research and Development at Velocity Games, and Technical Director at PostLinear Entertainment.
Arnold Free is CM Labs’ Chief Commercial Officer. Arnold brings more than 20 years of experience in growing engineering software businesses.
Prior to joining CM Labs, Arnold was President of Metrix, a technology company focused on 3D manufacturing software. Previously, Arnold was VP Business Development at MAYA, a company specializing in engineering simulation software. Arnold graduated from Cambridge University, UK, with a doctorate in engineering and has a broad design, R&D, and software engineering background.
As Vice President, Research, Marek Teichmann brings his unique combined software, geometry, and robotics experience to CM Labs. Marek completed his PhD in computer science at the Courant Institute, NYU, in the field of Computational Geometry and Robotics, working on theoretical and practical aspects of grasping and fixturing.
Marek was collision group leader at Lateral Logic, a developer of visualization and simulation software technology. Marek continued this work at MathEngine, where he designed and implemented advanced collision algorithms as part of computer simulations of rigid-body dynamics systems.
Sylvain Lagacé is CM Labs’ Vice President, responsible for the company’s finances, operations, contracts, legal dossiers, and human resources. Sylvain has a wealth of experience fostering strategic growth in hi-tech product & service companies, as well as extensive expertise in M&As, corporate subsidies, and international expansion.
Prior to joining CM Labs, Sylvain was Director of Corporate Affairs at Averna (Montreal), where he implemented strategic processes and structure for sustaining growth. Sylvain graduated from École Polytechnique de Montréal in 1995 with a B.Eng.
Lisa Barbieri joined CM Labs as Vice President of Marketing in 2016 where she oversees strategies, communications, media relations, demand generation, product marketing and partner marketing.
Prior to joining CM Labs, Lisa was Head of Marketing at Matrox where she led a team of two dozen professionals across a range of disciplines to handle the global marketing management of three business units. With a career bridging stops in Pharmaceutical; Machine Vision; Consumer Products; and Advanced Graphics, Video, and Imaging Processing High Tech, Lisa enthusiastically marries research, innovation, and execution.
Amplifying her Commerce degree from Concordia University, Lisa’s Web Intelligence Certification from University of California Irvine emphasized analytics and big data. She has consistently applied an evolutionary approach to upgrading personnel and tools to handle dynamic global markets.