Who We Are

About Melanite

Founded in 2015, Melanite Group Ltd is a leading management consulting boutique based out of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. We primarily work in four key business sectors – renewable energy, health & safety, marine, and waste-to-energy.

At Melanite Group, we work hard to deliver custom solutions that best fit our clients’ needs. We continually focus on providing value, efficiency, and the highest level of flexible customer service.

We are first and foremost a management company with multidisciplinary staff with experts in engineering, purchasing, distribution, logistics, estimation, scheduling, project control, and project management.

Company Profile

Melanite Group Ltd’s expertise lies in three solutions: procurement, supply chain and project management. We have a proven track record of working throughout the Federal, Provincial and Municipal levels of government.

We have the knowledge, resources, and relationships to deliver the broadest range of products as well as manage complicated technical and non-technical requirements for our clients.

Melanite Group Ltd is deeply rooted in environmental protection and recognizes its own responsibility as a global citizen. We are committed to reducing the environmental impact of the work that we do.

Our Team

Sal Ghafouri

Founder and CEO

Entrepreneur, Business Consultant, and Senior Project Manager with 15 years in innovation, business development, procurement, and project management across different industries (energy, construction, healthcare, and ICT).

Said Chadi

VP Global Business Development

Professional Engineer, Senior Business Developer, and Project Manager with over 11 years of international experience in product development, lean management, negotiations, planning, public relationship, and operations.

Hamed Rajaee

Account Manager Government Procurement

Business Analyst and Procurement Specialist with over 10 years of experience leading market research and business development initiatives for several SME's in Canada and abroad.

Ali Akbarian

Procurement Logistics Coordinator

CSCP (On Progress), Masters of International Business Law, LLM., Operations Manager, Negotiator with over 10 years of experience in Procurement, Logistics, and Purchasing in the Global Supply Chain across Aviation, Oil & Gas, and Marine Industries.

Hamed Sepehr

Account Manager Health & Safety

Business Developer and Procurement Specialist, Technology Developer, Chemical Engineer with more than 15 years of experience in R&D, and innovative technologies in oil/gas, adsorptive carbon capture and greenhouse gas reduction, nanotechnology, and microfluidics.

Reza Enaloui

Chief Technology Officer

Entrepreneurial spirited individual with over 10 years of executive level experience. Expert in energy industry/infrastructure, industrial automation, and electrical R&D. Certified Product Manager (CPM) knowledgeable in product management and full project life cycle management with proven track record of developing strategic plans, evaluating, and deploying several technical projects within Canada and overseas.

Jafar Kamilpour

Senior Account Manager, Marine

Proficiency on offshore and marine industry with over 22 years of experience in oil and gas field, 5 years of experience on shipping, ship management, expert on maintenance, operations, procurement, team leading, negotiations, work relationships and business development.

Josh Woo

Digital Marketing Consultant

Dedicated, enthusiastic, and analytical, Josh thrives on solving digital marketing challenges. With a Bachelor of Commerce from MacEwan University, Josh is experienced in SEO analysis, social media strategies, B2B marketing principles, and graphic design. Here, Josh is responsible for all digital content, creating unified marketing materials, and optimizing web analytics.