Dr. Hubert Dumont, who joined Orbite in 2012, has over 20 years of experience in technology
development and project management in the metallurgical, chemical and pharmaceutical industries. At
Orbite, he was responsible for establishing and leading the Company`s Technology Development Centre.
Prior to Orbite, among others, he worked for Endoceutics, a private bio-pharma company, where he was
responsible for late-stage product development. He also worked at Merck Phamaceutical R&D, where
he established and led Merck’s Center of Excellence in Pediatric and Geriatric Product Development.
Earlier in his career, Dr. Dumont was a key member of the Cameco Technology Development team,
where he managed several key projects related to crystallization, mineral processing and F2 generation.
A member of the Ordre des Chimistes du Québec, he holds a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from the
Université de Sherbrooke, complemented by a post-doctoral fellowship in molten salt electrochemistry
with Prof. Brian E. Conway at University of Ottawa.