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Ta-Chun (Jim) LIN

Jim is an experienced Chairperson with a demonstrated history in the civil engineering and environmental monitoring industry. Currently, he serves as Chairman of DFOST®  Corporation and its parent company, Sanlien Technology Corp. Under his leadership, Jim has continued Sanlien’s legacy of over 55 years of success, positioning it at the forefront of environmental monitoring through multiple strategic investments and M&A.

Patrice M. Pelletier, P. Eng
Chief Executive Officer

Patrice Pelletier, Founder and CEO of DFOST® Corporation. As a seasoned C-suite executive he has successfully managed operations and sales as President, CEO and/or Senior Executives of international private and public companies (OSMOS Group, ATS Automation, L-3 SPAR, Bombardier Transportation, SNC-Lavalin), over 30 years in various sectors including: engineering-construction of infrastructures; industrial automation; railway and aerospace manufacturing; energy and water.

Yuan-Fu (Anthony) SHAO
Chief Data Sciences Officer

Anthony is a seasoned expert serving as the Chief Data Science Officer at DFOST®. Holding a dual master’s in physics and computer sciences, along with 8 years of industrial experience in machine learning, he specializes in deep learning models for computer vision. His proficiency fuels data pipeline and model advancements, powering insightful analysis in the distributed acoustic sensing domain.

Sheng-Ting (Stein) HUAN
Product Development Engineer, Optoelectronics & Fiber Optics

Stein possesses over 5 years of experience in the optical optoelectronic sector, excelling in system design, verification, troubleshooting, and refining processes. Keen on embracing new technologies, Stein is passionate about contributing significantly to the domain. He’s been instrumental in designing and evolving distributed fiber sensing systems for DFOST®.

Jin-Ting (Justin) KUO
Program Manager

Justin, Program Manager at DFOST® Corporation and Assistant to the Chairman at Sanlien Technology Corp., brings a blend of corporate and startup experience to steer daily operations and projects seamlessly. Justin previously held positions at China’s largest foreign-funded CNC machine tool firm and NIO Inc., a NYSE listed EV automotive startup.

Charles VIANO
Senior Business Development Manager
Charles graduated in 1998 from the ESTP Engineering University in Paris, with a master’s degree in civil engineering. He has worked on several companies in France and in the USA, with positions in the project owner, engineering consultant and construction contractor fields. In 2002, he joined OSMOS Group in Paris, a leading company in Structural Health Monitoring. There, he assumed the position of Business Development Manager, responsible to manage numerous monitoring projects (including the Eiffel Tower and the Stade de France), and an extensive network of international affiliates in more than 20 countries in Asia, Europe, Americas, and Middle East.

Careers at DFOST® Corporation

At DFOST®, we’re pioneering the future with advanced distributed fiber optic sensing solutions. Our mission is not just about cutting-edge technology; it’s about safeguarding our planet and its critical infrastructures.

Join us in crafting innovative systems that make a tangible difference.

Together, we can shape a safer, more sustainable world.

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