Mr. Bettencourt is a seasoned senior executive and entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience in the technology, telecommunications and software industry, in North America and internationally. Throughout his career he has lead operations, technology, sales, finance, administration teams and multiple mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Bettencourt is also Chairman of W2E Technology Corp., a renewable energy technology company. He serves as Managing Director of First Principles Group Inc., a management consulting firm specializing in advisor services to early and growth stage companies. Prior to his current positions, he was the Co-Founder and CEO of Demand Power Group Inc., an energy savings management solutions company, and has held numerous senior management and executive level positions.
Mr. Bettencourt also regularly serves on multiple not-for profit boards sharing his extensive management experience.
Mr. Bettencourt earned a Bachelor of Business Administrative Studies and Social Sciences degrees from the University of Toronto.