26 February - 1 March 2018


Claude Achcar

Claude Achcar




Actel Consulting


Claude Achcar is the Founder and Managing Partner of Actel Consulting, a highly specialized boutique technology consulting firm.  The company, founded in 2002, differentiates through independent, deep-dive, and hands-on guidance to deliver implementable and valuable advisory.

Claude has 30 years of ICT experience. He began his career as a research associate with CRIM in Canada followed by eleven years with Nortel Networks in various engineering, marketing, and operations roles.  Prior to Actel Consulting, Claude was MD and VP Asia at Ciena.

Claude is an engineer by training, holding B.Eng. & M.Eng. degrees from Ecole Polytechnique, and an MBA from McGill University, both in Montreal, Canada.