Bertrand is co-founder and president of Verdazo Analytics (formerly known as VISAGE) and has championed the company’s analytic pursuits over the last decade. Over a 17-year career in the upstream energy sector, Bertrand has worked in over 11 countries assisting more than 100 companies to develop workflows, analysis methodologies and software solutions focused on the delivery of consistent, reliable information for decision makers. Prior to Verdazo Analytics, Bertrand was part of Merak/Schlumberger for seven years. Bertrand constantly strives to ensure Verdazo continues to distinguish itself as a leader in visual analytics for the oil and gas industry, and enjoys collaborating and developing partnerships with companies and individuals that share his passion. In recognition of his contributions to the industry, he was recently awarded the 2016 Society of Petroleum Engineers Canada Production and Operations Award.