ACCS accompanies the buildings over time.
Founded in 1992 by André Cardin and Christian Savard, ACCS has established itself as a leader in building intelligence solutions for the commercial, institutional and industrial building sectors.
ACCS takes totally or partially over its customers operational needs and aims to enhance the energy performance and the occupants’ comfort.
The automation, integration and optimization services offered by ACCS provide a better global management of the buildings and an exceptional experience for the operators and users, whether they are customers, owners, tenants or visitors, etc.
Let's have a look at our philosophy.
We transform buildings into living spaces that are connected and eco-friendly, and that offer a memorable experience for everybody. It is our way of taking care of the people and the environment!
We develop building intelligence by integrating and leveraging technology, so that the building owners and managers can own these best practices and value their spaces.
The art of reinventing
We are surrounded
the best people.
ACCS forms a collective brain of more than 80 people. Every day, engineers, integration and networking experts, developers, electricians and technicians come together to ensure the satisfaction of our customers.
Qualified and proactive, all our professionals are committed to carrying out impeccable projects and ensuring an outstanding experience for the end users and the building occupants.
AC and CS, two founders,
ACCS is the association of two entrepreneurs aspiring to carry out distinctive projects together. André Cardin (AC) and Christian Savard (CS) founded the company in 1992, determined to assist building owners and managers in their operational challenges. They were able to gather versatile, creative and committed talents on this mission.
AC and CS chose to open up their technology, allowing their customers to benefit from the advantages of integration. 29 years later, more than 4,000 projects have been completed, from the simplest to the most complex!
AC and CS are proud to have found a group of successors that will pursue their life’s work. Driven by the same values, the company will keep using a technology that will benefit humans and that will propel the company towards new horizons.
A new generation
of committed leaders.
AC and CS have gathered a team of professionals with complementary profiles whose willingness, expertise and experience ensure the success and the continuity of the company. The succession is ensured by four talented partners, who each contribute to the success and the evolution of the industry.
Simon Fournier, President
An adventurer at heart, Simon has always shown the way in the different aspects of his life. His entrepreneurial skills, his team spirit and his extensive knowledge of the building world have brought him to lead ACCS. Simon carries the company’s values and guides its development. As a specialist in construction engineering and energy efficiency, buildings have always been his main playground, and a place where there is always room for innovation and endless ways to do things.
His mission: To build the future of the company with his partners and innovate
His strengths: Perseverance, determination and willingness
Vice President, Customer Experience
A woman of business and influence, Catherine has been working in the energy and construction sector for nearly 16 years. A natural communicator and extrovert, she is able to build lasting business relationships and mobilize the strengths of her network to develop high value-added projects. Catherine identifies clients' needs, understands their expectations and guides the technical solutions development teams. She is proud to have taken over from her father, André Cardin.
Her mission: To ensure the customers’ full satisfaction and the well-being of her colleagues
Her strengths: Interpersonal communication, analytical skills and determination
Executive Vice President
Thanks to his early interest for mechanics and controllers, Elie’s path in engineering was already traced out. He perfected his skills in electricity and oriented his career in the building control sector. Elie oversees the general management of the company’s daily activities. His humanist approach and his advanced expertise leverage real development for ACCS.
His mission: To promote a balanced work environment that fosters collaboration
His strengths: Awareness, intuition and patience
Vice President Operations
Dominic knows the world of construction and building electricity inside out, with over 18 years of experience in the field. Responsible for the company's operational strategy, he takes care of the technical teams and ensures that projects run smoothly on the job sites. Dominic is a seasoned manager who ensures that deadlines and budgets are respected.
His mission: To meet the commitments and make sure that every project is impeccable
His strengths: Leadership, interpersonal skills and discipline