Management & Advisors

Biopeak has assembled a strong management team and advisors with more than 100 years’ operational and senior management experience in research and development, new product introduction, operations, and sales, marketing and business development.

Al Bryenton, Founder, CEO and Director. Mr. Bryenton holds a M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and brings over 25 years of management and biomedical experience to the firm. Mr. Bryenton has held a number of senior positions with Nortel Networks, Mitel and Bell-Northern Research and is the driving force and visionary of the firm. Mr. Bryenton holds several bio-medical patents and has been involved in the commercialization of numerous bio-medical devices. Throughout his career Mr. Bryenton has held positions in strategic planning, operations, project leadership and general management.

Peter Wilenius, VP Sales & Marketing Mr. Wilenius leads Biopeak’s commercial activities, drawing on 25+ years executive responsibility for strategic planning, global marketing, business development, investor relations and M&A. Mr. Wilenius has extensive experience in guiding emerging technology companies in business planning, channel development and marketing strategies. He has launched a number of new products and managed large strategic accounts for public companies such as March Networks Corporation and bio-medical start-ups such as XiTec Inc. He holds a B.A. Honours (Economics) from Carleton University and a M.B.A from Queen’s University.

Jim Ghadbane, Director and Business Advisor. Mr. Ghadbane has been engaged with Biopeak since 2003 and has provided counseling and support for planning, staffing, and execution of the company’s plan. He has extensive management and executive R&D start-up growth experience. Over a period of 25 years, Mr. Ghadbane has held management positions at Mitel, Newbridge, Alcatel, Ceyba and Bridgewater Systems. He is currently the CTO at CANARIE.