Andy is the President & CEO of a global consulting firm. The firm’s principal business is to provide consulting services for utility industry worldwide. Andy is a senior business advisor for several leading global consulting firms and enterprise software vendors and held the position of the Chief Technology Officer and Vice President, Enterprise Strategy and Architecture of the largest Canadian-based electricity generator. He also served as the chair of ABB International User Board of Directors.
Andy is the VP Conferences, IEEE Systems Council 2021-2022; President, 2020-2021 IEEE TEMS; and a member of Board of Governors 2018-2020 for IEEE Computer Society (CS). IEEE and its members inspire a global community to innovate for a better tomorrow through its more than 423,000 members in over 160 countries, and its highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities.
Andy participates in the United Nations Global Pulse’s Data Privacy Advisory Group. He is also a director for the Federation of Enterprise Architecture Professional Organizations’ board and a member of the Technical Advisory Council for the FinTech Ideas Festival. He also served as the Chair of the Technical Advisory Council for YinTech Investment Holding Ltd. As an internationally recognized speaker, Andy was a keynote speaker at the UN ITU Telecom World and AI for Good Global Summit, the World Computer Congress, the World CIO Forum, and the Digital Africa Conference.
Andy received Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Waterloo which is a top ranked engineering university in Canada.