About VIQ

Our Vision

Innovation is at the heart of what we do. VIQ is uniquely positioned to guide criminal justice, legal, insurance, corporate finance, media, and government organizations through a digital media transformation.

As agencies transition to a technology driven workflow, their need to capture, manage, share and create digital evidence is paramount. VIQ Solutions’ comprehensive, end-to-end workflow solution will increase efficiency, reduce cost and simplify access to the verbatim record in a secure manner, securing the value of the spoken word and image, while delivering meaningful information you can use.

Our Sophisticated Solutions...

…provide user-friendly workflow solutions that address everyday, time-consuming business problems. VIQ solutions give lawyers, police officers and investigators, court reporters, and insurance adjusters more time in their day to focus on time-sensitive, higher-value tasks.

VIQ's Leadership

Sebastien Paré, Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
  • 25+ years’ experience in digital content and secure enterprise workflow strategy.
  • President & COO at CSDC Systems, a digital compliance SaaS technology platform, where he led four acquisitions.
  • Assisted the modernization of technology infrastructure for government agencies in Canada and the EMEA market.
Susan Sumner, President and Chief Operating Officer (COO)
  • 30 years’ executive leadership, consulting and operations management roles in Fortune 500 companies.
  • Deep insight and experience in building world-class operational infrastructure for IT companies.
  • Successfully combined several middle-market operating companies in the medical transcription space generating a successful exit for capital providers.
  • Oversaw the acquisition and integration of multiple transcription and IT businesses at Nuance Corporation.
Alexie Edwards, Chief Financial Officer
Alexie Edwards, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)​
  • 20+ years of experience in finance and accounting spanning various industries including software and real estate.
  • Proven finance leader who has built and shaped first-class finance teams, led the integration of numerous acquisitions in various jurisdictions, and overseen the implementation of incredibly challenging accounting changes.
  • Previously served as Vice President of Finance for Jonas Software (Subsidiary of Constellation Software), an international provider of market-leading software.
Vahram Sukyas, Chief Technology Officer
Vahram Sukyas, Chief Technology Officer​
  • 20+ years technology industry experience, with a background in engineering and scaling B2B, B2C and B2E digital products and solutions.
  • Successfully led multiple B2B and B2C applications from inception to launch across global networks.
  • Managed multiple portfolio strategies including global network infrastructures, cloud engineering and architecture, and employee productivity tools.
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Gilles-André Morin, Chief Information Officer (CIO)​
  • Significant experience in the telecommunications, healthcare, and manufacturing industries throughout his 25-year career.
  • Track record of developing and operating industry disruptive technology innovations.
  • Seasoned executive at merging companies into efficient organizations and maximizing enterprise value.
  • Previously served as CTO of several market-leading healthcare and clinical documentation companies in Canada and the U.S.
Laura Haggard, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)​
  • 20 years’ in solutions marketing leadership with an emphasis on strategy and operational execution in large corporate and small entrepreneurial companies
  • Developed Go-To-Market strategies for multi-channel technology companies within the healthcare market
  • Led the successful launch of many cloud-based solutions driving growth in both bookings and pipeline
Elizabeth Vanneste
Elizabeth Vanneste, Executive Vice President of Product and Strategy
  • 30 years of leadership in telecommunications marketing, sales, product management and professional services.
  • Experience driving growth for both early-stage and global enterprises, public and privately held.
  • Launched and managed cloud-based communications services, SAAS applications, and integrated solutions.
  • Multiple M&A transactions and successful integration of acquisitions.
Tony Incardona
Tony Incardona, SVP of Global Sales and Business Development​
  • Experienced executive with more than 30 years in sales leadership in the documentation industry.
  • Proven record driving sales initiatives, leading client collaborations, and fostering new business relationships.
  • Highly accomplished and bottom line-driven with expertise in building and leading sales teams to generate and grow new streams of revenue.
  • Develops creative approaches to increase pipeline, bottom-line growth and market share.

VIQ’s Board of Directors

Larry Taylor, Chairman

Mr. Taylor is the President of Taylor Made Solutions based in Toronto and is a CEO Group Leader for CEO Global Network also based in Toronto. Mr. Taylor is an experienced CEO with a strong track record of leadership in growing financial services and professional services firms. As a former Managing Partner at Ernst & Young, Mr. Taylor also has broad management consulting experience assisting various multinational and regional companies transform their organizations. In addition, Mr. Taylor is an experienced investor working with private equity firms, public and private companies to identify, acquire and combine companies to create superior shareholder value. He also services as Board Chair for the Green Energy Co-op and Spark Power, both based in Ontario.

Harvey Gordon, Director

Harvey Gordon is an experienced executive with extensive CEO experience with International and North American companies, both public and private.

Mr. Gordon has held key senior executive positions with industry-leading firms, including Algorithmics Inc., Changepoint, Infonet Services and Magic Lantern Group, and has established profitable operations throughout Europe, Asia and North America through acquisitions and joint ventures.

Mr. Gordon holds a Master of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of Toronto and a Bachelors of Applied Science in Engineering Science.

Mike Kessel, Director
Mike Kessel​, Director

Mike Kessel is President & CEO of Cleveland Clinic Canada. During his tenure, the organization has implemented a unique public/private hybrid strategy that has led to the formation of Canadian healthcare community stakeholders, such as Sick Kids, Sunnybrook, Mt. Sinai and the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

He has also led partnership efforts with the Ontario Ministry of Health, resulting in several important firsts for in-country and cross-border patient care.

Mr. Kessel holds a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Accounting from The Ohio State University. He received his CPA designation in 1995, and his MBA from Kellogg Business School at Northwestern University in 2005 with a focus on Marketing, Finance and Strategy.

Joseph D. Quarin​, Director
Joseph D. Quarin​, Director

Joseph D. Quarin was CEO of Progressive Waste Solutions Ltd. until a $4.8 billion reverse merger announcement with Waste Connections Inc. in January 2016. During his tenure of 15+ years, Progressive’s executive drove up the company’s revenue from $100 million to $2 billion.

Mr. Quarin was ranked #10 on the Financial Post’s Top 100 CEO Scorecard 2016, and named one of Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 in 2004.

Mr. Quarin developed his finance and business management skills at Edgestone Capital Partners, KPMG, Deloitte & Arthur Andersen.

Mr. Quarin holds an MBA (Dean’s Honour List) from the Ivey Business School at the University of Western Ontario, a Bachelor of Commerce from Queen’s University, and is a CPA.

Brad Wells, Director
Brad Wells​, Director

Brad Wells is a 25+ year career international cross-border serial entrepreneur who has seeded, owned and operated high-performance companies that disrupted their markets to ignite big tangible results. He is a trailblazer in modern digital transformation and how to power workflow innovations and cloud technology to scale and revolutionize a traditional service industry. He is a seasoned business executive, a high-performing team builder and an evaluation investor who likes speed, scale and successful legacies.

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