For LNG facilities in need of improved reliability, safety and efficiency, Capstone ITS provides customers with turn-key training solutions that increases overall operational efficiency and safety. It’s products and services are the most effective and engaging in the training industry because of Capstone ITS’ commitment to innovation and adoption of the latest learning and competency management technologies.
Honesty, integrity, quality, practicality & innovation are Capstone ITS values.
Alex Taimuri, P.Eng, MBA
Co-Founder and CEO
Professional engineer and business administrator with more than 11 years of experience in engineering design and project development. Diverse experience includes project management, construction management, general management, detailed engineering design, regulatory compliance and HSSE management systems. With experience as VP business development for tech start-up Captiva Innovations, Alex was able to practice many areas of business administration, including finance, accounting, operations, legal, HR and strategic planning. He also holds an MBA in executive management from Royal Roads University in Victoria, BC.
Chief Operating Officer
Richard has played a key role in the successful delivery of large-scale international partner projects and is recognized as a results-driven and people-focused operations leader. With 25 years of experience in strategic business growth and turnkey operations in the Construction, Engineering, Manufacturing, Energy & Logistics sectors, Richard’s experience and leadership have been focused on developing and guiding business operations, providing outstanding client service globally and empowering all team members to take part in the operating efficiency, financial strength, and effective growth of an organization. Richard holds an MBA from Royal Roads University and Project Management, Six Sigma Black Belt, Business Continuity, Lean Management, and Solar Design & Construction certifications.
Board of Directors,
Nathan is a project executive with twenty (20) years of experience in the development and execution of major projects across the energy, power, water and infrastructure sectors. Nathan has been involved in all phases of the project lifecycle (from early concept development – Front End Engineering Design – procurement– execution – operations and regulatory permitting throughout Australia, U.S and Canada). He has delivered a diverse range of projects from $50 million to several billion dollars in capital value under various delivery models including Lump Sum EPC, Design-Build, EPCM, Joint Venture, ECI & Alliance style contracting.
Nathan holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Civil) and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies from the University of Technology Sydney and University of New South Wales respectively.
Marketing professional with a decade of experience in creative branding, design, partnerships and event production. James has overseen successful marketing initiatives for clients including DuPont, Dodge, Gatorade, Dropbox and Marriott; working with start-ups and multinational enterprises a-like to create immersive brand experiences for their customers. With further experience in strategic planning, logistics, staffing and security, project management, accounting and sponsorship, James is now helping Capstone ITS deliver remarkable products to modern energy clients.
Director, Business Development
Dale gained his LNG experience within Australia in both Operations and Maintenance of large-scale LNG facilities offshore and onshore, over many years, before branching out into international projects in emerging countries and applying skills and experience there, aligning with staff training and competency assurance for world class operations and found this area of special interest and passion, now complementing with a hydrogen focus.
Brad brings over thirty years of practical development, M&A, management, finance, and EPC experience to every effort. In today’s difficult infrastructure development arena, Brad is skilled in creating project understanding, regulatory acceptance, and buy-in from all stakeholders including lenders. Brad’s extensive commercial experience with large and small LNG projects and other energy ventures has delivered value for all stakeholders. This has included living in London, Brussels, Jakarta, San Francisco, and Houston as well as delivering projects in diverse parts of the world including Venezuela, India, China, Russia, Uzbekistan, and across Europe.
Technical Writer & eLearning Developer
Jessica is passionate about gaining knowledge, creating content, and helping others learn. Jessica graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelor's in English Literature and Biology, and subsequently obtained her Technical Writing certificate at the British Columbia Institute of Technology. Along the way she has strengthened her teaching skills as a tutor for English Language Learner students, and has created countless materials to assist with their growth. Now, Jessica is putting her skills and passions towards the LNG industry.
Geo Bourcier, PMP
Director, IT Systems & Data Management
Geoffroi Bourcier is a professional with a flair for technology, people, and management. He has many years of industrial maintenance experience along with commissioning and startup experience. Geoffroi graduated from BCIT with a diploma in mechanical engineering and a degree in technology management. The combination of his experience and education make him especially suited to understanding the constraints and opportunities of technology and their effects on industrial projects. Meticulous and organized, Geoffroi is now helping Capstone push its technical capabilities.
& Training Advisor
Accomplished, self-motivated, detail-oriented professional with 22 plus years of experience in the oil and gas industry. Ability to provide exceptional organizational, technical problem-solving skills. Skill set includes being a Certified Assessor. Development of technical documents including Manuals and Procedures, PTW, Operator training certification and Competency programs (Field and control room). Experience in the execution of Pre-Commissioning, Commissioning, Start-Up to steady state operations of LNG. Planning and work scheduling in running plant and shutdown activities. Experience in Phillips Cascade Process, oil and gas production and compression.
Anthony (“AG”) Gelotti has over 40 years of oil and natural gas industry experience in both the US domestic and international markets including more than 28 years of experience in liquefied natural gas (LNG) ventures. He has worked in numerous staff, supervisory and managerial assignments in areas including reservoir and production engineering, corporate business and strategic planning, LNG asset/project development and LNG and natural gas marketing & trading and contract negotiations. AG graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering.