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P&P Optica

P&P Optica is your partner in optimized spectral imaging systems.

  • Stage $500K in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Electronics / Instrumentation
  • Location Waterloo, ON, Canada
  • Currency CAD
  • Founded June 2004
  • Employees 17
  • Website

Company Summary

P&P Optica Inc. is a technology company located in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. The company develops the most sensitive non-scanning optical spectrometers available on the market today. Optical spectrometers use light to determine chemical composition of substances, and are the core element in many emerging applications, including industrial process control, mining and oil and gas, and healthcare.


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    Olga Pawluczyk
    President & CEO

    Olga Pawluczyk is the President and CEO of P&P Optica. After obtaining her undergrad degree in Systems Design Engineering at University of Waterloo, Olga graduated from the University of Toronto, receiving a Master’s degree in Medical Biophysics. Olga also holds an MBA from Wilfrid Laurier University. Olga has over ten years of experience in optics and is responsible for growing P&P Optica to its current state.

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    Romuald Pawluczyk

    Romuald Pawluczyk PhD is the co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer of P&P Optica. He has more than 40 years of experience in optics and greater than 30 years of experience in writing patent applications. Romuald has worked in holography for his entire scientific career. He has developed a unique process of producing very high efficiency holographic gel gratings and has implemented his extensive optical expertise into the development of P&P Opti

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    Walter Huber

    Walt Huber is P&P Optica’s Chief Financial Officer. Walt has worked with many fast growing companies such as Open Text, Sandvine, NCR and now P&P Optica. He specializes in strategic growth, management and of course finance.

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    Catherine Cline
    VP, Sales

    Cathy has more than 15 years of sales experience in companies similar to P&P including Dalsa during its growth years and most recently Olympus. Cathy has a very good understanding of how to achieve growth at P&P.


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    Tom Beynon (McCarter, Grespan, Beynon, Weir)
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Previous Investors

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    Lud & Valerie Piron
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    Cameron Piron
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    Angels from GTAN, GAN and others