At Best Startup Canada we track over 100,000 Canadian startups and over 500,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top British Columbia based CEO’ operating in the Robotics space. If you think a CEO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected].
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
CEO of Advanced Intelligent Systems
Afshin is an entrepreneur with professional background in finance, real estate, sales, business consulting and management with extensive experience in bringing teams together to resolve business challenges.
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About Advanced Intelligent Systems: AIS is a Practical Robotics company with a library of hardware and software modules that reduce time and cost of product development.
Yahoel Van Essen
Founder and CEO of Eleos Robotics
Yahoel Van Essen is the visionary and driving force behind the revolutionary RoboWeeder technology. As a high-tech entrepreneur, Yahoel leverages emerging technologies to solve low tech problems facing industry. He is passionate about creating new things. He was educated at BCIT in entrepreneurial marketing and business administration. Before Eleos Robotics he was solving problems in supply chain, digital marketing, and in marine technology. Yahoel comes from humble beginnings and is a believer in Jesus Christ.
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About Eleos Robotics: Eleos Robotics invented the RoboWeeder an artificially intelligent weeding killing robot.
President and CEO of Spur Innovations Corp.
President and CEO, Spur Innovations Corp.
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About Spur Innovations Corp.: Automated Vehicle Controls for fleets – Reduce Accidents, Save Fuel, Reduce Infractions
CEO and Head of Business Strategy of A&K Robotics
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About A&K Robotics: A&K Robotics design and build robots and want to change the world through automation.