Boris Fichot is a Specialist Engineer based in Knight Piésold’s Vancouver office. He has worked in the water resources and hydropower sector for over 15 years and has been involved in the successful identification, staking, permitting, bidding, and construction of numerous hydroelectric projects in British Columbia (BC) and around the world. He has also been involved in renewable energy resource screening assessments, hydropower due diligence studies and water management.
While working in engineering consulting, he was also the Owner/Developer of a BC-based renewable energy venture. Before moving to Canada, he worked as a water resources planner for the Lower Colorado River Authority, where he was involved in hydrology, water resources modelling, risk analysis, systems operations, system optimization, water resource management policy, and public process.