Christian Lefebvre

Chief Operating Officer

Since starting as a senior analyst and assisting Science-Metrix with its R&D strategy, Christian Lefebvre has gradually become more involved in project management, advancing to the role of R&D coordinator. His experience in dealing with R&D programs and project financing has brought him to play a more and more important role in the strategic development of the company.

Christian possesses a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering from École Polytechnique de Montréal, a certificate in writing with an orientation in science, and a minor in classical studies. With this background, Christian has developed solid communication skills and has been equally comfortable in both the natural sciences and the social sciences. Christian has been an Environmental Advisor for Hydro-Quebec and has performed technological evaluations for companies involved in R&D for more than 12 years, assisting them to get financial help for their technical innovations. This experience has allowed Christian to expand his knowledge in S&T.

As the Chief operating officer, Bibliometrics, Christian is working in close collaboration with President Grégoire Côté, assisting in strategic planning, fine tuning the operational aspects of the company and supporting the search for financial solutions to support company growth. With input from other team members, Christian is also responsible for planning and writing proposals, as well as planning and monitoring bibliometric projects.


1988 – Bachelor of Industrial Engineering, École Polytechnique de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec
2000 – Minor in Classical Studies, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec
2005 – Certificate in Writing, Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec