Our Company

With a strong team of professionals as the cornerstone of the company, KaizenLAB has acquired the experience that will lead then towards reaching new levels of success. The company is now taking on the challenge of working within the international market; as the environmental responsibility and analytical needs of the world increases KaizenLAB will be there to respond to a new dimension of clients that expands beyond the borders of Canada.


KaizenLAB Team

Koshy Malayil, M.Sc., Ph.D., P.Chem.

— Chief Technical Officer



Dr. Malayil has a Doctorate degree in Chemistry from the University of Calicut (1989) and a Masters degree in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Kerala (1981) in India. He has published numerous papers in international journals on the effects of gamma radiation, and has lectured extensively to graduate chemistry students in analytical chemistry. He is a member of the Association of the Chemical Profession of Alberta.

Dr. Malayil manages KaizenLAB in Calgary and is actively involved in business development. He is also responsible for the development of new analytical procedures and documenting methodology at both the field and bench level. He provides technical support to the clients, especially with regard to the interpretation of analytical data.


Armando Salcedo, B.Sc., M.B.A.

— Chief Operating Officer



Mr. Salcedo has more than 20 years of experience in environmental testing in Laboratories in Canada, US and Mexico. He has a B.Sc. (Hons.) in Chemistry from Universidad La Salle and an M.BA. from Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico in Mexico City. Before joining KaizenLAB, Mr. Salcedo worked as a Chemist at Intertek Testing Services (Baton Rouge USA) and EA Laboratories (Baltimore USA), and as a manager for Microanalysis Lab (Mexico City), Intertek Testing Services (Mexico City), Laboratorios ABC (Mexico City), EnviroTest Laboratories (Waterloo Ontario) and AGAT Laboratories (Calgary).

For the past seven years, Mr. Salcedo has been in charge of all aspects of the operations at KaizenLAB. This includes all laboratory areas as well as logistics, sample management and customer service/project management.